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Logan Blair
Agnese Nelms Haury Fellow
School of Government and Public Policy

Logan Blair is a first year PhD student in the School of Government and Public Policy interested in the economic and environmental justice impacts associated with climate change... more

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Brian Blais
Institute of the Environment Fellow
School of Natural Resources and the Environment

Brian Blais is a PhD student in the School of Natural Resources and the Environment with a focus on wildlife conservation and management. His research bridges natural resource conservation with... more

Neha Gupta wearing a black top and headband with hair braided and to the side.
Neha Gupta
Institute of the Environment Fellow
Department of Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences

Neha Gupta is a PhD student in the department of Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences working on urban hydrological issues. Her research focuses on the impact of stormwater green infrastructure on... more

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Hea-Ream Lee
Biosphere 2 Fellow
Department of English

Hea-Ream Lee is a Master of Fine Arts candidate in creative nonfiction in the University of Arizona’s creative writing program. Her work sits at the nexus of science and stories. She is interested... more

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Dervla Meegan-Kumar
Carson Fellow
Department of Geosciences

Dervla Meegan Kumar received a bachelor’s degree in geological sciences from SUNY Binghamton in 2013 and a Master’s degree in geology and environmental science from the University of Pittsburgh in... more

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Rachel L. Murray
Institute of the Environment Fellow
Arid Lands Resource Sciences Program

Rachel Murray is a second year PhD student in the Arid Lands Resources Sciences Program studying changing patterns of access to water and land in the Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) region of northern... more

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Emma Reed
Galileo Circle/College of Science Fellow
Department of Geosciences

Emma Reed is a PhD student in the department of Geosciences and a National Science Foundation graduate research fellow.  Her research uses corals from across the tropical Pacific, from the... more

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Matthew Roby
Carson Fellow
School of Natural Resources and the Environment

Matthew Roby is a PhD student in the School of Natural Resources and the Environment where he studies biosphere-atmosphere interactions. His research examines how water-availability regulates the... more

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M. Sofia Rodriguez-McGoffin
Agnese Nelms Haury Fellow
School of Natural Resources and the Environment

Sofia Rodriguez McGoffin is a PhD student in the School of Natural Resources and the Environment. She is interested in environmental justice and governance. Her dissertation research examines the... more

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A. Grace Steig
Agnese Nelms Haury Fellow
School of Anthropology

Grace Steig is a first-year PhD student in the School of Anthropology, studying political ecology of food and people’s movements connecting the Pacific Northwest with transnational networks.... more

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M. Bailey Stephenson
Agnese Nelms Haury Fellow
School of Anthropology

Bailey Stephenson is a PhD student in the School of Anthropology interested in how industrial narratives and scientific discourses influence experiences of identity and place-based understandings... more

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William Tintor
Carson Fellow
School of Geography and Development and the Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research

Will Tintor is a second-year PhD student in the School of Geography and Development and the Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research. His current research uses tree-ring records from ancient bristlecone... more

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Alex Turner
Institute of the Environment Fellow
School of Art

Alex Turner is an MFA candidate in studio art with an emphasis in photography. His work explores our attempts to understand human impact in the environment through various lenses of scientific... more

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Andrew Zimmer
Agnese Nelms Haury Fellow
School of Geography and Development

Andrew Zimmer is a PhD student in the School of Geography and Development with interests in climate change and agriculture. His current work is part of an NSF-funded research project focused in... more