Xiao and Christo work with the Center for Teaching Excellence on intro geography courses

The Center for Teaching Excellence announced that Xiao Huang and Christopher Krause have been awarded 2019 Graduate Teaching Assistant Teaching Resource Development Grants. The grants are for the development of instructional materials, modules, cross-curriculum assessments, or other resources that will enhance the quality and depth of undergraduate student learning at the University of South Carolina. […]

Yuqin Jiang successfully defended her PhD proposal

Yuqin Jiang successfully defended her proposal yesterday titled “Quantifying Human Mobility Patterns during Disruptive Events: A Big Data Approach”. Many thanks to her committee members Drs. Susan Cutter, Michael Hodgson, and Qunying Huang (from the University of Wisconsin-Madison) for their great help! Also many thanks to those who attended and provided great questions.  Congratulations to […]

Xiao Huang earned International Cartographic Association Scholarship

Xiao at ICC 2019 Geography doctoral student Xiao Huang was awarded International Cartographic Association Scholarship (ICA). The goal of this scholarship is to simulate young scientists or professionals to direct their careers toward fundamental studies in the fields of Cartography and GIScience.

Xiao Huang was awarded Breakthrough Graduate School of UoSC

Xiao Huang with Department Chair, Dr. Nagel, at award ceremony Geography doctoral student Xiao Huang was recently named one of the university’s Breakthrough Graduate Scholars. This award, presented by USC’s Office of the Vice President for Research, recognizes exceptional graduate students who demonstrate excellence in the classroom, and make considerable contributions to research and scholarly […]