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GRCC Geography Field Cap Award

The GRCC Geography Field Cap is awarded to stellar graduates of the program, as well as those that have contributed to the advancement of Geography through fieldwork, exploration, research, teaching, publication or exemplary service. Visiting geographical scientists and distinguished geographers are among those presented with this award.

Previous Recipients

Nicole Arce*

Anne Bonds, Assistant Professor of Geography and Urban Studies, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Jessie Clark, Assistant Professor of Geography, University of Nevada, Reno

Amanda Colegrove*

Karen Culcasi, Associate Professor of Geography, West Virginia University

Alicia Decker, Associate Professor of Women’s Studies, Penn State University

Jerome Dobson, Professor of Geography, University of Kansas and President, American Geographical Society

Maria Fadiman, Associate Professor of Geography, Florida Atlantic University

Caroline Faria, Assistant Professor of Geography, University of Texas

Courtney Gallaher, Assistant Professor of Geography and Women’s Studies, Northern Illinois University

Ben Gerlofs*

Lindsey Harris*

Megan Hornyak*

Niem Huynh, Senior Researcher, Association of American Geographers

Marina Islas*

Cadey Korson*

Nicholas Kristof, Columnist, The New York Times

Richard Leakey, Professor of Anthropology, Stony Brook University and Chair, Turkana Basin Institute, Kenya

Alyson Mabie*

Stacey Murphy*

Lindsay Naylor
Assistant Professor of Geography, University of Delaware

Marie Price, Professor of Geography and International Affairs, George Washington University and Vice-President, American Geographical Society

Jonnell Robinson, Assistant Professor of Geography and Director of Community Geography, Syracuse University

Lee Schwartz,The Geographer, U.S. Department of State

Rebecca Sheehan, Associate Professor of Geography, Oklahoma State University

April Shirey*

Kate Swanson, Associate Professor of Geography, San Diego State University

Brian Woodin*

Leon Yacher, Professor of Geography, Southern Connecticut State University and Past President, Gamma Theta Upsilon, The International Geographical Honor Society

*Geography Alumni of Distinction