Student Travel Award Recipients

2014 Alexandra Pederson, Queen's University
“Landscapes of Resistance: Community Opposition to Canadian Mining Operations in Guatemala”

2014 Natasha Sadoff, The Ohio State University
“Hyper-development and Environmental Injustice in Panama City”

2012 Anne-Marie Hanson, University of Arizona
"Unclean and Unnatural: garbage networks, conservation space, and sanitary subjects in coastal Yucatán."
Advisor: Sarah Moore

2012 Rebecca Clouser, Indiana University
"Facing Fear: Explicit Connections between Fear and Development in Guatemala"
Advisor: James Biles

2010 Karina Benessaiah, Arizona State University
"We are all into shrimp": Small-scale aquaculture and coastal livelihoods in Puerto Morazán, Estero Real, Nicaragua"
Advisor: B. L. Turner II

2010 Christopher Hartmann, Ohio State University
"Uneven Urban Spaces: The Metabolism of Managua's Solid Waste"
Advisor: Kendra McSweeney

2008 Jason Davis, University of California, Santa Barbara.
"How does migration to the U.S. and the resultant remittances influence fertility in migrant-sending Central American households?"
Advisor: David Carr

2008 Richard Hunter, Louisiana State University
"Positionality, Perception, and Possibility in Mexico's Valle de Mezquital"
Advisor: Andrew Sluyter