Proposal Defense Notice: Laura Medwid

Tue, March 16, 2021 11:00 AM - Tue, March 16, 2021 1:00 PM at Virtual

Laura MedwidLaura Medwid will defend her dissertation proposal at the following date and time:

Title: "Water Access as an Environmental Justice Issue:  How Race and Income is Associated with Water Access Across Space"

Day and Date: Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Time: 11:00 a.m.

Location: Zoom Webinar

Please contact Claudia Brown,, if you would like an electronic copy of the dissertation.

The defense will consist of two steps: 

First Step:

An uninterrupted presentation by the student summarizing the dissertation proposal, and a subsequent two-stage questioning session. Members of the Department are invited to join the first step. Anyone, including faculty, students, and staff, is welcome to attend the presentation and to participate in the initial portion of the question session, which will be moderated by the Advisor.

Second step:

The Advisor and Guidance Committee will ask questions in the second stage of this session. Faculty, Graduate students, and other non-committee members (e.g., family and friends) CANNOT attend the second questioning stage. 

Committee Members:

  1. Elizabeth Mack (chair)
  2. Erin Bunting
  3. Ashton Shortridge
  4. Scott Loveridge (Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics)