Current (Fall 2019) Graduate Students

Ryan Ballard. Co-advisors: Dr. Diep Dao, Dr. Emily Skop. Topic: Chinese Settlements in Denver County, Colorado, Using Real Property Ownerships from 1980 to 2018


Joseph Buchheit. Advisor: Dr. David Havlick. Topic: Conservation Efforts and Sustainability 


Thomas Burkhart. Advisor: Dr. Curt Holder. Topic: Government Response to Ground Water Contamination in southern Colorado Springs


Frank Chimento. Advisor: Dr. Brandon Vogt. Topic: Using Lichenometric and Cosmogenic Nuclide Methods for Surface Exposure Dating of Rock Glaciers 


Zach Cleland. Advisor: Dr. Diep Dao. Topic: Recreational Activities and Human Caused Wildfire in Colorado


Kimberley Clough. Advisor: Dr. Emily Skop. Topic: Human Geography


Mary Beth Coker. Advisor: Dr. Emily Skop. Topic: Inequality of Neighborhood Parks in Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA


Kasia Grudzinski. Advisor: Dr. Curt Holder. Topic: Ecohydrology, Water Sustainability, and Human-Environment Interactions


Ashley Joyal. Advisor: Dr. Emily Skop. Topic: A Study of Local Media Portrayal of Undocumented Latino Immigration In US Immigrant Gateways


Heather Kershner. Advisor: Dr. Curt Holder. Topic: Conservation Ecology of Coastal Ecosystems


Dwayne Liller. Advisor: Dr. Rebecca Theobald. Topic: Evaluating Redistricting Methodologies in a Geographically Diverse State


Eric Maez. Advisor: Dr. David Havlick. Topic: The Role of Hydrologic Processes / Water Resources in Restoration Efforts


Kelley Matthews. Advisor: Dr. Brandon Vogt. Topic: Stormwater Drainage Transition Zones - Analysis of Erosion and Sediment Deposition at the Banks of Monument Creek from Three Scenarios


Kevin Pflug. Advisor: Dr. Brandon Vogt. Topic: Geography of Treeline on the Pikes Peak Massif


Kaleb Pietkoski. Advisor: Dr. John Harner. Topic: Environmental Justice and Food Access


Andrew Rippe. Advisor: Dr. Curt Holder. Topic: Water Use on Campus and How It Contributes to A Sense of Place


Natalie Rodriguez. Advisor: Dr. David Havlick. Topic: Aftermath of Conservation: Community Needs Assessment of Batwa Pygmies in East Africa


Josh Rogerson. Advisor: Dr. Diep Dao. Topic: GIScience


Devin Roush. Advisor: Dr. Brandon Vogt. Topic: Hail's Contribution to Precipitation: A Case Study of the August 6, 2018 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Large Hail Event


Erylin Serra-Ward. Advisor: Dr. Cerian Gibbes. Topic:


Alyssa Tews. Advisor: Dr. Steve Jennings. Topic: GIS Prediction Modeling for Grey Wolves in Colorado, USA


Travis Wright. Advisor: Dr. Diep Dao. Topic: Gentrification and Its Effects On Crime Over Space and Time