Liza Goldberg

Liza Goldberg

  • CDDRL Honors Student, 2023-24

Biography

Major: Earth Systems
Minor: Data Science
Hometown: Washington, D.C.
Thesis Advisor: Erik Jensen & Stephen Luby

Tentative Thesis Title: Investigating and Addressing Psychological Climate Poverty Traps among India’s Rural Youth

Future aspirations post-Stanford: After I finish my undergraduate degree, I will pursue a PhD program in sustainable development. I seek to dedicate my education and career to applying groundbreaking satellite technology in aiding climate adaptation across low- and middle-income nations.

A fun fact about yourself: I'm currently learning Hindi and hope to be at least conversationally fluent by summer!

In The News

CDDRL 2024 Honors Thesis Awardees Liza Goldberg and Melissa Severino de Oliveira
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CDDRL Fisher Family Honors Program Graduates Recognized for Outstanding Theses

Liza Goldberg ('24) is a recipient of the 2024 Firestone Medal, and Melissa Severino de Oliveira ('24) has won CDDRL's Outstanding Thesis Award.
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Phi Beta Kappa graduates
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CDDRL Congratulates Newly Elected 2024 Phi Beta Kappa Members

Liza Goldberg and Melissa Severino de Oliveira (Fisher Family Honors Program class of 2024) are among the newest members of this prestigious academic honors society.
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Liza Goldberg
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Senior Liza Goldberg named 2024 Marshall Scholar

The scholarship will support Goldberg’s graduate studies in climate change, planetary health, and environment and development.
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