Dawn Bowen in the News
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- Bowen Publishes on Young Women’s EmpowermentProfessor of Geography Dawn Bowen has co-authored an article, "Education, Leadership, and Conservation: Empowering Young Q’eqchi’ Women in Guatemala," with Amy Leap Miller, UMW '12, which has just been published in the International Journal of Educational Development. This paper marks the culmination of many years of field work in Guatemala with... Read more »
- Students Plant Trees with Guatemalan StudentsThis past spring break, 16 UMW students traveled to Guatemala to learn about agroecology and community development. Students spent several days with elementary school children from two different villages who came to participate in Community Cloud Forest Conservation's Kids & Birds program. They planted trees with the children, looked for... Read more »
- Bowen Publishes Article about Field Work in NewfoundlandDawn Bowen, professor of geography, has published an article, "The Roadside Gardens of Newfoundland's Northern Peninsula," in the American Geographical Society's Focus on Geography. This article was a result of her field work in Newfoundland in 2014. [...] The post Bowen Publishes Article about Field Work in Newfoundland appeared first on... Read more »
- Professor Co-Authors Article with AlumDawn Bowen, professor of geography, has co-authored an article, “Deforestation of Montane Cloud Forest in the Central Highlands of Guatemala: Proximate Causes, Underlying Drivers, and Implications for Sustainability in Q’eqchi’ Maya Communities,” with Ian Pope, UMW 2011, in the International Journal of Sustainable Development & World Ecology. The article draws from Ian's... Read more »