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Former Director Ellen Kraly earns WCNY award

By Upstate Institute on April 9, 2018


Ellen Kraly accepts the WCNY Makers Award

Colgate Professor of Geography and Environmental Studies Ellen Percy Kraly has been named as one of the 2018 WCNY Makers: Women Who Make America, for her work with refugee populations in Utica, N.Y., and at the United Nations.


“My teaching at Colgate has always been connected communities and introduce our students to community leaders.  I try to bring issues of health and demography and environmental studies alive by making them relevant in this region,” Kraly said.

Watch the full awards broadcast now on WCNY’s website.

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