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Publication from PhD Candidate Karyn Tabor

Catching and Keeping Carbon through Forest Conservation

GES PhD Candidate Karyn Tabor recently published in the journal Global Environmental Change (article linked below). Congratulations Karyn! Assessing protected area’s carbon stocks and...

Posted: February 2, 2023, 11:44 AM

Dr. Charles Ichoku Appointed Director of GESTAR Center II

Welcoming Dr. Ichoku to GES and GESTAR II

Congratulations to Dr. Charles Ichoku on being appointed the new director of the UMBC-led Goddard Earth Science Technology and Research (GESTAR) Center II! Dr. Ichoku will be applying his...

Posted: February 2, 2023, 11:12 AM

GES 286 Research Balloons Featured in UMBC Magazine

Rising Research: Sharing our Department's Methods

Sarah Hansen has written an article (linked below) in the UMBC magazine on how balloons are used to collect data in GES 286. The article includes quotes from our department's own Charlie Kaylor....

Posted: February 2, 2023, 9:04 AM

Publication by Alum Bella Dastvan

Future of Flower Farming

Bella Dastvan, who graduated from GES last year, was lead author on a recent publication (link below).  She wrote this piece in collaboration with folks at Grateful Gardeners, where she worked for...

Posted: February 1, 2023, 10:30 AM

LLC Alum Dr. Kevin Wisniewski Co-edits a new Volume

in Bloomsbury Series on Literatures as World Literatures

A new volume in the series Literatures as World Literatures was just published by Bloomsbury Publishing. It was co-edited by Kevin Wisniewski, Ph.D. '18 and is called Polish Literature as World...

Posted: January 19, 2023, 9:32 AM

Two LLC Grads Co-Edit a New Volume in Series

on Contemporary Issues in Higher Education

A new volume in the series Contemporary Issues in Higher Education was justpublishedby Information Age Publishing. It was co-edited by LLC alumsSherella Cupid, Ph.D. '20 and Antione Tomlin, Ph.D....

Posted: January 11, 2023, 3:49 PM

Dr. Tanya Saunders publishes article

analyzing Brazilian Black gender Interventions

Dr. Tanya Saunders, Associate Professor of Language, Literacy & Culture has just published the article, "Are Black Women Cisgender? Analyzing Brazilian Black Gender Interventions," in Cadernos...

Posted: January 3, 2023, 11:44 AM

Jackie Matise Peng successfully presents her

Dissertation Research Proposal

The LLC Program is pleased to announce that Jackie Matise Peng of Cohort 23 successfully and skillfully presented her dissertation research proposal to her committee on December 14, 2022....

Posted: December 15, 2022, 9:25 AM

Dr. Diane Kuthy publishes article based on

her dissertation research

Dr. Diane Kuthy, who received her PhD in Language, Literacy & Culture in 2019, just published the following article based on her dissertation research: Diane Kuthy (2022) Envisioning...

Posted: December 9, 2022, 10:12 AM

Meet Paul Ocone

INDS Fall 2022 Graduate Highlight Series

B.A. INDS: Anime and Manga Studies Music Minor  Anthropology Minor Honors College Certificate Japanese Studies Certificate Summa Cum Laude Degree Mentors: Tomoko Hoogenboom, Modern...

Posted: November 15, 2022, 10:43 AM