AAG Grants & Awards Conferred

2015 AAG Rose Award for Anti-Racism Research and Practice

The AAG Rose Award for Anti-Racism Research and Practice was created in 2012 to honor Harold M. Rose, who was a pioneer in conducting research on the condition faced by African Americans. The award honors geographers who have a demonstrated record of this type of research and active contributions to society to advance the discipline…
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AAG Grants & Awards Conferred

2015 AAG Enhancing Diversity Award

The AAG is pleased to bestow an annual award honoring geographers who have pioneered efforts toward or actively participated in efforts toward encouraging a more diverse discipline over the course of several years. This year, we are proud to award Wendy Jepson with the AAG Enhancing Diversity Award. Dr. Jepson teaches Environmental Justice at Texas…
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AAG Grants & Awards Conferred

2015 AAG Excellence in Mentoring Award

The AAG bestows an annual award recognizing an individual geographer, group, or department, who demonstrate extraordinary leadership in building supportive academic and professional environments and in guiding the academic or professional growth of their students and junior colleagues. Dr. Susan Hardwick has, throughout her long and meritorious career, served as primary mentor or advisor to…
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