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Dr. Krithi Karanath named 2019 Rolex Achievement Laureate

Published: Jun 15th, 2019

GeoGator, Chief Conservation Scientist at the Centre for Wildlife Studies, and  adjunct faculty member at Duke University and India’s National Centre for Biological Sciences, Dr. Krithi Karanath has just been… Read More

Doctoral Students Working at NASA DEVELOP

Published: Jun 11th, 2019

Doctoral students, Carly Muir and Ryan Good, have been selected to participate in the NASA DEVELOP Program during summer 2019 through Science Systems and Applications, Inc. Part of NASA’s Applied… Read More

Dr. Matyas utilizes SEC Faculty Award to mentor women in STEM

Published: May 1st, 2019

  Dr. Corene Matyas received a 2018-2019 Faculty Award from the Southeastern Conference to visit two SEC universities. In October 2018, she visited Mississippi State University where she was hosted… Read More

“This is a much stronger storm than they’ve had in recorded history.” – Dr. Matyas speaks with the BBC about Tropical Cyclone Idai and Tropical Cyclone Kenneth

Published: Apr 29th, 2019

UF’s Dr. Corene Matyas recently spoke with the BBC about Tropical Cyclone Idai and Tropical Cyclone Kenneth: “This is a much stronger storm than they’ve had in recorded history.” Listen… Read More

Cyclone Idai: ‘My family needs to eat, I don’t know how we will survive’

Published: Apr 29th, 2019

UF Geography Associate Professor and Meteorologist Dr. Corene Matyas was recently interviewed by The Guardian about the impact of Tropical Cyclone Idai on Mozambique: Corene Matyas, an associate professor at… Read More

Dr. Corene Matyas named Undergraduate Teacher of the Year!

Published: Apr 25th, 2019

The Office of the Provost Announces 2019 Awardees Undergraduate Teacher of the Year Dr. Corene Matyas  

New maps show where mosquitoes will invade Ecuador’s Andes mountains

Published: Apr 25th, 2019

Blood sucking insects such as the Yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti, are more than just a nuisance in Ecuador, they also spread diseases such as dengue fever, chikungunya and Zika.… Read More

GeoGators present at Global Land Project Open Science Meeting

Published: Apr 24th, 2019

University of Florida PhD students Audrey Smith and Carly Muir are at the Global Land Project Open Science Meeting at the University of Bern, Switzerland. They are presenting the Sustainability… Read More

Ryan Good wins the AAG Landscape Specialty Group’s Best Student Presentation

Published: Apr 23rd, 2019

Mr. Ryan Good’s AAG paper, Urban-rural interactions and environmental change on the landscape surrounding Mwanza, Tanzania, won the Landscape Specialty Group’s best student presentation award at the 2019 meeting of… Read More

Sarah VanSchoick becomes a McNair Scholar

Published: Apr 23rd, 2019

GeoGator Undergrad Ms. Sarah VanSchoick recently became a McNair Scholar. The University of Florida McNair Scholars Program, named in honor of Dr. Ronald E. McNair, supports undergraduate college students from… Read More