Graduate Student Awards

Degrees Awarded

Daniel M. Barone (Oct ’16) PhD
Amelia L. Duffy Tumasz (May ’17) PhD
Raysa J. Martinez Kruger (May ’17) PhD
Samiah E. Moustafa (May ’17) PhD
Charlene L. Sharpe (May ’17) PhD


Geography Graduate Student Achievements, 2016– 2017

Department of Geography Awards

David Eisenhauer                      Graduate Teaching Excellence Award

Hudson McFann                         Graduate Research Excellence Award

Natalie Teale, Gabriela Ulloa     MaGrann Field Research Award

Rutgers University Awards

Janet Adomako                           Graduate School Pre-Dissertation Award

David Eisenhauer                        Graduate School Dissertation Teaching Award

Ben Gerlofs                                  Louis Bevier Dissertation Fellowship Award

Wei-chieh Hun                             Graduate School Pre-Dissertation Award

Erin Royals                                   Graduate School Pre-Dissertation Award

Ana Mahecha-Groot                     Graduate School Special Study Award

Sadiya Baba Tijjani                      Graduate School Pre-Dissertation Award

External Awards

Sasha Leidman
American Geophysical Union's Cryosphere Sciences Student Innovation Award, December 2016
AAG Cryosphere’s Ralph Stockman Tarr Award for best PhD student presentation, April 2017

Hudson McFann
Senior Fellowship from the Center for Khmer Studies
Rutgers Digital Humanities Initiative Seed Grant

Hoang Thach
World Wildlife Fund, Russell E. Train Fellowship, 2016-2018

Sadiya Baba Tijjani
Islamic Development Bank Merit Scholarship

Gabriela Ulloa
Fulbright scholarship for MA degree
Becas Chile scholarship for Master’s abroad from the CONICYT, the National Corporation of Science and Technology, July 2016

Jennifer Whytlaw
2016 US Geospatial Intelligence Foundation scholarship

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