Directory

  1. Megan Arnett
    B.S. Geology, College of Charleston 
    Program: EVSS 
    Research Interests: urban planning, public health, green infrastructure 
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  2. Sylvie Baele
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: Sustainability transportation, bicycle accessibility, bike nonprofits
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  3. Caitlin Bolger
    B.S. Biology, Florida Southern College
    Program: EVSS/MPA
    Research Interests: Policy, planning, administration, natural and coastal resource management, education, nonprofit organizations that focus on climate change
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  4. Michelle Bowers
    B.A. Communications, College of Charleston
    Program: EVSS/MPA
    Research Interests: Policy, planning, administration, education, organization and structural design of environmental organizations
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  5. Charlton Brownell
    B.A. Biological Sciences, Clemson University
    Program: EVSS/MPA
    Advisor: Annette Watson
    Research Interests: urban planning, Charleston history, local land-use change, international sustainable development
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  6. Sara Brunner
    B.S. Environmental Biology, University of Dayton
    Program: EVSS 
    Advisor: Annette Watson
    Research Interests: environmental health, human impacts on the environment
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  7. Sam Burke
    B.S. Marine Science, Environmental Management, Columbia Southern University
    Program: EVSS 
    Research Interests: ocean ecology, pollutions, coral reefs, physical oceanography 
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  8. Carly Burner
    B.S. Biology, College of Charleston
    Research Interests: coastal and marine management, environmental education and communication
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  9. Sean Cannon
    B.S. Business Administration, University of South Carolina
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: Community outreach, sustainable communities, and food systems
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  10. Andrew Cheever
    Program: EVSS
    Advisor: Norman Levine
    Thesis: "Constructing a Predictive Statistical Model for the Utilization of Low-Salinity Habitats by Bottlenose Dolphins in the Cooper and Back Rivers Charleston, SC"
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  11. Kelli Coleman
    B.S. Biology, University of Mississippi
    Program: EVSS/MPA
    Research Interests: environmental education
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  12. Aly Copenhaver
    B.S. Biology, Wheaton College Massachusetts
    Reserach Interests: Environmental Policy, planning, administration, natural and coastal marine management
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  13. Michael (Charles) Cranford
    B.S. Agricultural Mechanization and Business, Clemson University
    Program: EVSS/MPA
    Research Interests: public utilities and water quality
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  14. Taylor Cronin
    B.S. Geology, College of Charleston
    Program: EVSS
    Advisor: Adem Ali
    Research Interests: water quality
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  15. Reagan Desilets
    B.S. Geology, College of Charleston
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: Charleston County Public Works, hazard management, floodplain management, earthquake research
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  16. Trey Gillespie
    B.A. Geology and Environmental Geosciences, College of Charleston
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: GIS, sea floor mapping, environmental education
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  17. Jason Graham
    B.S. Biology, Simpson College
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: Plant ecology and conservation, natural resource management, environmental education and outreach and policy
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  18. Jackson Heitmann
    B.S. International Studies, Bard College
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: solar energy research, ecology field and analytical research, R stats. and environmental education/outreach
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  19. Bailey Horn
    B.S. Marine Biology, College of Charleston
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: seafloor mapping and deep sea coral research
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  20. Kristin Horn
    B.S. Marine Biology, University of Rhode Island
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: Coastal and marine resource management, education, and sustainability and conservation and policy
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  21. Trent Humphrey
    B.S. Historic Preservation and Community Planning, College of Charleston
    Program: EVSS/MPA
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  22. Shanna Hyland
    B.A. Environmental Studies, University of South Carolina-Columbia
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: Coastal Issues and Natural Resource Management
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  23. Oliver Jones
    B.S. Biology, College of Charleston 
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: Natural resources management, hazards management, education, ecosystem services and environmental ethics and community 
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  24. Maria Karahalios
    B.S. Political Science, Coastal Carolina University
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: environmental policy, renewable energy, and environmental justice with marginalized communities or indigenous peoples
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  25. Haley Kenyon
    B.S. Marine Biology, University of Rhode Island
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: Environmental policy, planning, coastal issues and marine management
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  26. Nicole Killen
    B.S. Environmental Biology, Christopher Newport University
    Program: EVSS/MPA
    Research Interests: environmental education and higher academic sustainability and community engagement and development
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  27. Bridget Knutson
    B.S. Marine Biology, College of Charleston
    Program: EVSS/MPA
    Research Interests: conservation, plastics, community sustainability improvements
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  28. Sarah Liss
    B.S. Marine Science, University of South Carolina
    Program: EVSS/MPA
    Research Interests: water quality
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  29. Alyssa Lundy
    B.S. Marine Biology, Coastal Carolina
    Program: EVSS/MPA
    Research Interests: Policy, planning, administration, coastal and marine management, community engagement, community science, local conservation efforts
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  30. Susanna Massalon
    B.A. Environmental and Natural Resource Management
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: coastal management, conservation nonprofits like Nature Conservancy or Ducks Unlimited
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  31. Lucy McCann
    Program: EVSS
    Advisor: Theodore Them
    Thesis: "Concentrations of Heavy Metals in Areas Surrounding a Marina/Boatyard in Charleston, SC"
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  32. Shelly McComb
    B.S. Biology, Clemson University
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: coastal resilience, community outreach, water quality
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  33. Kaiya McGhaw
    B.S. Marine Biology, Auburn University
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: cetacean behavioral ecology, acoustics, maine mammals
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  34. Mina Momtahan
    B.S. Ecology, Augusta University
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: coastal issues, plastic pollution, toxicology, conservation, water quality
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  35. Bryce Motes
    B.A. Environmental Studies, Wofford College
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: business, corporate sustainability, consulting, coastal issues, economics
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  36. DJ Moulton
    B.S. Earth and Environmental Science, Furman University
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: hydrology, environmental consulting, energy management, watershed management, pollutions, GIS
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  37. Amanda Namsinh
    B.S. Marine Biology, University of South Carolina
    Program: EVSS/MPA
    Advisor: EV Bell (SC Sea Grant Consortium)
    Thesis: "Best Practices in Citizen Science: Sustained Engagement in Environmental Conservation Programs"
    Research Interests: policy decision making, natural resource management, social science, GIS
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  38. Meadow Noonan
    B.S. Environmental Science, Lynn University
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: Ecology restoration and coastline management  
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  39. Claire O'Loughlin
    B.S. Marine Biology, University of South Carolina
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: coastal and marine management, human impact, natural resourcs, pollution
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  40. Emmi Palenbaum
    B.A. Strategic Communication & English Literature, High Point University
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: conservation and science communication, biodiversity management, coastal and marine management
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  41. Kayli Paterson
    B.S. Chemical Engineering, Oregon State University
    Program: EVSS/MPA
    Advisor: Barbara Beckingham
    Thesis Title: "Evaluating the effectiveness of storm sewer inlets to capture microplastics and
    tire wear particles of varying densities in roadway runoff to prevent dispersal
    in the environment."
    Research Interests: hazardous waste treatment, conservation biology, pollution, environmental biology
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  42. Rebekah Ravago
    B.S. Biology, Columbia College SC
    Program: EVSS
    Reserach Interests: Natural Resource management, coastal and marine issues and management, sustainable agriculture, field work and natural resource conservation and planning. Specific interest in statistical analysis
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  43. Allison Scott
    Program: EVSS/MPA
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  44. Nick Smillie
    B.S. Environmental Science, University of South Carolina
    Program: EVSS
    Advisor: Julia Byrd, South Atlantic Fishery Management Council
    Thesis Title: "Marketing the Utility of Self-Report Fishing Applications"
    Research Interests: conservation, education, science communication, coastal issues
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  45. Kaylee Smith
    B.S. Environmental Studies, Brevard College
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: environmental education, advocacy, GIS, planning, coastal geology, social science
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  46. Ashley Snyder
    B.S. Environmental Science, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: conservation, fisheries, GIS, water quality
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  47. Kayla Squiggins
    B.S. Chemistry, Erksine College
    Program: EVSS
    Reserach Interests: Environmental and human health, waste water treatment and water quality and environmental chemistry
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  48. Zach Srubinski
    B.S. Biology, St. John's University
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: coastal and wetland management, pollutions, agriculture and food systems
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  49. Judy Taylor
    B.S. Geoscience & Envrionmental Studies, Minor in GIS, University of Connecticut
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: Policy, planning, science administration, geospatial analysis and hazards management and community resilience
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  50. Sofia Troya
    B.S. Political Science, Minor in Geology & Environmental Studies, College of Charleston
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: Policy, natural resource management, science administration, coastal and marine management, science and conservation integration into the Latin American community. 
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  51. Chloe Vandermolen
    B.S. Biology, Montana State University Bozeman
    Program: EVSS/MPA
    Research Interests: political ecology, economics, policy, communication and science outreach
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  52. Blake Waring
    B.A. Philosophy, College of Charleston
    Program: EVSS
    Advisor: John Chadwick
    Thesis: "Volcaninc and Environmental Interactions in the Late Amazonian Period, Mars"
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  53. Nicole Weirich
    B.S. Marine Biology, University of South Carolina
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: coastal zone management, stormwater, pollution, policy
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  54. Ducan Williamson
    B.A. Environmental and Natural Resources Management, Clemson University
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: wetlands, hydrology, and urban streams
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  55. Evan Wilson
    Program: EVSS/MPA
    Advisor: Andrew Shedlock
    Thesis: "Genetic Variability of MHC Class I and II Genes in Alaskan Chinook Salmon"
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  56. Michael Wiser
    B.A. Marketing and Studio Art, College of Charleston
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: Geospatial analysis, beekeeping, conservation using drones and lidar. How can drones be used to increase communication with the public on environmental issues.
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  57. Julie Wright
    B.S. Marine Biology, University of South Carolina
    Program: EVSS
    Research Interests: GIS, resource management, meteorology
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