Emilie Winter (Class of 2016) received first place at the 2015 West Lakes AAG conference for her undergraduate research study comparing how African-Brazilians and African-Americans perceive nature titled ‘Black People Don't like Mountains’: The racialization of the great outdoors in Brazil and the U.S.
(Class of 2016) won 2nd place at the 2015 West Lakes AAG conference for his undergraduate research poster titled
Chicago’s Uptown: Development without Displacement? Garrett placed first in
the World Geography Bowl quiz competition at the conference, the first DePaul
student to achieve this honor.