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May 15, 2024
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Julia Shukis

Hometown: Virginia Beach, Virginia  Major: Geography with a concentration in Geographic and Environmental Systems  Minor: Atmospheric Sciences, Psychology  Also earning:  Geographic Information Science (GIS) certificate.  What led you to choose your major? From...

May 04, 2024
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Congratulations to the Class of 2024!

The Department of Geography, Planning and Environment celebrated the accomplishments of our newest MS Geography graduates during our recognition ceremony on May 4. Pictured with the Graduate Program Director Anuradha...

Jan 15, 2024
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Dr. Levine Selected to the 2024-2025 EOSA Cohort

Dr. Kaylyn Levine was selected to the 2024-2025 Engagement and Outreach Scholars Academy (EOSA) cohort and will conduct community-based participatory research (CBPR) with Pitt County Economic Development on access to...

Sep 21, 2023
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Jesslyn Ferentz (BS Applied Atmospheric Science 2017)

Current Position & Responsibilities Weekend Morning Meteorologist ABC7 SWFL (WZVN-TV) "I am currently the weekend morning meteorologist at ABC7 in beautiful Fort Myers, Florida! Every day I forecast for 5...

Sep 15, 2023
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Caroline Van Staalduinen

Hometown: Terra Ceia, NC Majors: Geography, Community and Regional Planning, and International Studies What led you to choose your major? My passion for creating equity and better quality of life...

Aug 01, 2023
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Geography/Environmental Studies Major Completes Coastal Federation Internship

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Jun 01, 2023
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Dr. Bee & Colleagues Awarded a US $1.5 Million Wellcome Trust Grant

Dr. Bee and colleagues have received a $1.5 million Welcome Trust Grant to conduct research on how a heat-health action plan can help to manage the effects of heat in...

May 30, 2023
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Sugar Loaf Island Research

Dr. Hannah Sirianni joins the Coastal Geography and Terrain Analysis Lab's research crew as they head to Sugar Loaf Island located in Morehead City, NC. The team is conducting topographic surveys...

May 15, 2023
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Message From The Chair: Congratulations to the class of 2023!

The Department of Geography, Planning and Environment was honored to celebrate the accomplishments of our newest MS graduates during our recognition ceremony on May 6.  Pictured with Department Chair Jeff...

May 01, 2023
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Dr. Anuradha Mukherji to Lead NOAA-RISA Funded Project

Dr. Anuradha Mukherji will lead a research project that focuses on the Intended and Unintended Consequences of Buyout Programs as an Adaptive Response to Compound Flood Events and Coastal Inundation...