News

Geography Awareness Week

Posted: Nov 01, 2022 - 12:00am

Mark your calendars for Geography Awareness Week 2022 November 14th - 18th 2022   GIS tables and demonstrations, SUB Atrium, 9am-4pm Vendor Registration  Student poster competition, SUB Atrium, 9am-4pm Register Here  ...read more

ASPIRE Student Admitted by CV4Ecology Summer School

Posted: Mar 02, 2022 - 08:00am

Congratulations to our PhD student, Rowan Converse, for being admitted by the CV4Ecology Summer School! CV4Ecology is a three-week intensive summer school offered by CalTech focusing on methods and applications of computer vision for ecological...read more

Student Competition Winners at SWAAG 2021

Posted: Oct 18, 2021 - 12:00am

Congratulations to our PhD student, Blair Mirka, for placing third in the SWAAG graduate poster competition. Blair was also one of the top performers in the GeoBowl! ...read more

Drones for Ducks Launches on Zooniverse!

Posted: May 10, 2021 - 09:00am

Ever wanted to get a bird’s eye view…of birds? Now you can! ASPIRE, in collaboration with the US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), has launched a new project through the citizen science platform Zooniverse. We are asking the public to h...read more

Rowan Converse Places Second in AAG Remote Sensing Specialty Group Student Honors Paper Competition

Posted: Apr 09, 2021 - 12:00pm

The Remote Sensing Specialty Group of the American Association of Geographers (AAG) has announced the winners of the annual Student Honors Paper Competition. Rowan Converse, first year doctoral student in Geography and lab manager of ASPIRE, placed ...read more

Dr. Yan Lin to Lead Newly Awarded NIH P50 Environmental Health Disparities Research Project

Posted: Feb 05, 2021 - 12:00am

The newly awarded Center for Native American Environmental Health Equity is one of the three NIH Centers of Excellence on Environmental Health Disparities Research (P50). Dr. Yan Lin is leading a research project entitled “Evaluating Cumulativ...read more

R.H. Mallory Center for Community Geography Opens!

Posted: Nov 17, 2020 - 12:00am

The Department of Geography & Environmental Studies (GES) at UNM has announced the launch of the R.H. Mallory Center for Community Geography! From their website: "The center will bring UNM and its communities together to address critical human-envir...read more

Ducks and Drones Featured in Discover Magazine

Posted: Apr 20, 2020 - 12:00am

Ducks and Drones was featured in a list of virtual Earth Day activities at Discover Magazine! Check out the other projects and writeup at Discover Magazine here!...read more