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To celebrate Graduate Appreciate Day and to foster UMD’s emphasis on student wellness, the Department of Geographical Sciences hosted Ms. Sarah Wilson (MPS, CHES, MSW) for a Graduate Student Health and Wellness presentation and luncheon. Ms.
Congratulations to Mona Williams on her receipt of the 2019 BSOS Outstanding Staff Award and Kuishuang Feng for his receipt of the 2019 BSOS Excellence in Research Award.
MPSGIS Senior Lecturer Dr. Jonathan Resop, collaborating with researchers at Virginia Tech, has published some of their recent work in comparing drone-based and aerial-based lidar for modeling riverscape topography and vegetation in the MDPI journal Drones.
The Department of Geographical Sciences was well-represented by undergraduate students, graduate students, faculty, and staff alike at the 2019 annual AAG conference. Across the department, 39 paper and poster presentations were on display at the conference. Congratulations to all who attended on a successful and educational week.