Tagged: award

4th Annual Symposium on Integrative Conservation

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The 4th Annual Symposium on Integrative Conservation (SIC) was held Friday, January 27, 2017 at the UGA Coverdell Center. Featuring 14 presentations by ICON students, as well as a keynote lecture by Dr. Mara Goldman (CU-Boulder), the event showcased integrative … More ›

David Hecht named a NatGeo Society Young Explorer

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David Hecht, PhD student in Integrative Conservation and Anthropology, received a National Geographic Society Young Explorers Grant to support continuing project work in Bhutan, entitled “Collaborative Watershed Mapping & White-bellied Heron Conservation in S. Central Bhutan”. The grant is administered … More ›

Tara Gancos Crawford named UGA Amazing Student

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We are happy to share that Tara Gancos Crawford, ICON & Forestry and Natural Resources PhD student, is currently featured on the University’s homepage as a ‘UGA Amazing Student’! Tara’s many achievements are noted, as are her post-grad plans. Read the … More ›

Fulbright U.S. Student Award goes to Liz Guinessey

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Liz Guinessey, PhD Student in Integrative Conservation and Ecology, recently received a 2016-2017 Fulbright U.S. Student Award to Costa Rica which will support work examining blue carbon community programs in coastal mangrove areas. The blue carbon program supports mangrove restoration … More ›