Interviews & Publicity 


"Nexus between human migration, climate change, and conflict" with World-Wide Human Geography Data Working Group (WWHGD) podcast show: Through the Human Geography Lens, Fall 2022

"Improving Climate Resilience With Satellite Data: A Conversation With US Government Leaders", Planet Labs, Summer 2022

"Ask an expert" - Interview at University of Minnesota, Twin-Cities, Spring 2021

Azerbaijan's AzTV (largest, national television program) interview with Chelsea Lissette: 

"Xarici vətəndaşlar öz fikirlərini əməkdaşımızla Azərbaycan dilində bölüşürlər", Summer 2019  (time stamp of my interview at 2:50 & 3:26 minute)

Azerbaijani University of Languages (AUL) interview with Chelsea Lissette about her PhD research and participation on the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS):

“Bakını çox sevirəm, tezliklə bura qayıtmaq istəyirəm” – Təəssüratlar | Azərbaycan Dillər Universiteti", Summer 2019 

University of Minnesota's College of Liberal Arts (CLA) interviews with Chelsea Lissette:

"Cultural Connections for Change", Spring 2019 

"From 0-2: Engaging Innovation", Spring 2017

University of Wisconsin-Madison's College of Agricultural & Life Sciences (CALS) interview with Chelsea Lissette:

Working it, Fall 2008  (archived interview photo and profile)


Invited panelist for the United States Geospatial Foundation (USGIF)'s "Mission Focus: Global Sustainability", Spring 2023

Invited to present at the Defense Geospatial Intelligence annual event for the Climate and Weather session, "How can you factor climate change into your mission planning and leverage to enrich your geospatial intelligence?" and to serve on the Leadership panel titled, "How can public and private sectors improve collaboration on climate and environmental data sharing to identify risks sooner and respond to disasters faster?", Spring 2023

Invited panelist for the Illumination, Inspiration, And Impact: Explore 2023 Shows How Planet Data Aims To Change The World session on "Climate-linked Instability: How the Effects of Climate Change Impact Defense, Diplomacy, and Development", Spring 2023  

Invited panelist for the ACT-IAC Climate Change Summit 2023 session on "Climate and National Security", Spring 2023

Invited by United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) to speak at the annual GEOGala as a two time scholarship doctoral awardee, Fall 2022

Invited panelist for the 2022 CLS Turkish & Azerbaijani Information Session, Fall 2021 (time stamp of my presentation at 14:40 & 36:07 minute)

Featured artist at the Minnesota Institute of Art (MIA), Foot in the Door 5: The Virtual Exhibition, "Autumn in Minnesota" Fall 2020 (saved on the cloud storage)

U.S. Department of State, Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Alumna Profile 

Awards and Honors Highlights in the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Alumni News, Fall 2020

University of Minnesota's Geography, Environment & Society Department news, "Grad Student Receives Awards at the AAG", Spring 2019

"Консультант по сельскому хозяйству из США прибыла в город Ош для обмена опытом с местными фермерами (фото)" | An agricultural consultant from the United States arrived in the city of Osh to exchange experiences with local farmers (photo), Summer 2015

"UW-Madison ranks highly in number of Fullbright awards", Spring 2014

"Thirteen UW-Madison students receive Fulbright U.S. Student Program awards", Spring 2014 

"12 L&S students land Fulbright U.S. Student Program awards", Spring 2014

University of Wisconsin-Madison, Center for Culture, History, & Environment (CHE), 2011-2013

University of Wisconsin-Madison's College of Agricultural & Life Sciences (CALS) Ambassadors, 2009-2010

Society of Wetland Scientists (SWS) Multicultural Mentoring Program (SWaMMP), 2009-2010 

University of Wisconsin-Madison's College of Agricultural & Life Sciences (CALS) Cargill Diversity Scholarship annoucement (*one of two incoming freshman to be awarded funds), 2006-2007