ALUM: no longer at INSTAAR

Stephanie Higgins


Outreach and Volunteer Work

Communications and research mentor for undergraduate students through the UNAVCO RESESS program, 2014-present.

Software Carpentry Bootcamp organizer for 45 graduate students, Jan 2015. Software Carpentry Bootcamps teach Unix, Python and GitHub basics and coding best-practices.

"Portal to the Public" Science Ambassador for K5 students - CU Discovery Science Center and Boulder Public Library, Oct 2015.

NSF Experienced Resource Person for the Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP), 2009-present. I volunteer to help students in US western states prepare fellowship applications in all disciplines. Feel free to contact me with questions.

Graduate student representative to the INSTAAR directorate (governing body of our institute), 2012-2013.

Reviewer for Remote Sensing, Hydrogeology Journal, Science of the Total Environment, Geophysical Research Letters, and Nature.

Research mentor for high school student in the Intel Science Fair program - Monro was awarded a Regional Special Prize, way to go Monro!

Volunteer K12 teacher and tutor at Altona Middle School, Centaurus High School, and Northglenn High School, 2010-2011.