National Council of Geographic Education (NCGE) & American Association of Geographers (AAG) Award for Excellence of Scholarship

The NCGE/AAG Award for Excellence of Scholarship is awarded annually to an outstanding senior majoring in geography. Note: Each college/university geography department in North America is eligible to submit the name of its outstanding graduating senior. Criteria used in identifying nominees include:  academic performance, GTU membership and participation, departmental service, dedication, and enthusiasm.

Congratulations 2020 Recipient:
Emma Heth

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Hildegard Binder Johnson Award in Geography

The Hildegard Binder Johnson award, named after the founder of the department, is presented annually to academically outstanding junior geography majors.

Congratulations 2020 Recipients:
Charlotte Gorham, Anisha RajBhandary, Jane Servin

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David A. Lanegran Award in Geography

The David A. Lanegran Award (formerly the Geography Department Merit Award), named after the department’s longest serving faculty member, is presented annually to senior geography majors in recognition of their significant contributions to the community life of the department.

Congratulations 2020 Recipients:
Sophia Alhadeff, Dio Cramer, Esther Ramsay, Sivan Tratt

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