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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 ›

Shannon Bonney

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Shannon Bonney is a PhD Candidate in Integrative Conservation and Ecology. She completed a Bachelor of Arts degree in Ecology and Sustainable Development at Green Mountain College in 2007. After completing a self-designed major at Green Mountain College where she … More ›

ICON Interview with Jillian Sloper Howard

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Integrative Conservation & Forestry and Natural Resources PhD student Jillian Howard discusses why she chose ICON for her doctoral studies and shares some of her favorite moments from the program so far. 1) What are some of your strongest personal … More ›

ICON Interview with Cody Cox

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Cody Cox, PhD student in Integrative Conservation and Natural Resources, shares his passion for tropical bird conservation and field work in Costa Rica. Cody also describes his post-grad plans to engage in research and outreach. 1) What are some of your strongest … More ›

ICON Interview with Ashley Block

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Ashley Block, PhD Student in Integrative Conservation and Anthropology, shares how the ICON program has helped foster her research interests in science communication and power dynamics, especially as both relate to environmental conservation. 1) What are some of your strongest … More ›

Jillian Howard

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Jillian Howard is a PhD student in Integrative Conservation and Forestry. She completed a Bachelor of Science degree in Wildlife, Fish and Conservation Biology at the University of California, Davis, in 2012. Jillian came to the ICON program with a … More ›

ICON Interview with Kristen Lear

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Kristen Lear, PhD Student in Integrative Conservation and Forestry & Natural Resources and 2016-17 Chair of the Organized ICON Network & Cooperative, explains how the ICON program has thus far impacted her research and career goals. 1) What are some of your strongest personal and intellectual … More ›

ICON Interview with Mariana Alfonso

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Mariana Alfonso, PhD Student in Integrative Conservation and Geography, describes how her academic and professional background in urban planning and design has been complemented by the interdisciplinary nature of the ICON program. She also shares her favorite experiences from the program so … More ›

ICON Interview with Karen Allen

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Karen on a horse

Karen Allen, PhD candidate in Integrative Conservation and Anthropology, discusses how the ICON program has helped shape her understanding of environmental policies and the contexts in which they exist. 1) What are some of your strongest personal and intellectual interests? KA: I … More ›