Melanie graduated from the University of Maryland in spring 2023 with a BS in Geographical Sciences and a double major in Government & Politics. Her MS research focuses on deforestation and global demand for palm oil products. She also works for the NASA Land Cover Land Use Change program and is a route setter at the UMD climbing wall.
Degree TypeBSDegree DetailsGeographical Sciences, Cum Laude
2023-05-12Robert A. Harper Writing Award
- Geospatial-Information Science and Remote Sensing
- Land Cover - Land Use Change