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Sociology PhD Student Cristina Lucier Honored

The Marvin E. Olsen Award is presented to Cristina Lucier.

Chestnut Hill, MA (September 2011) -- Cristina Lucier, a doctoral student in the Sociology Department, has won the prestigious Marvin E. Olsen Student Paper Award, given by the American Sociological Association's Section on Environment and Technology in recognition of the most outstanding paper presented by a graduate student at the organization's annual meeting.

Lucier delivered her paper, “Obstacles to Precaution and Equity in Global Environmental Governance: Applications to the Basel Convention,” at the ASA meeting held Aug. 20-23 in Las Vegas, Nevada.