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Zoeller, Chet

  • Name(s)
    • Chet Zoeller
    • Chester Zoeller
  • Date of Birth
    • 1941
    • Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky
  • Residence(s)
    • Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky
  • Employment
  • Occupation(s) / Field(s) of Activity
    • Distiller
    • Historian
    • Writer

Zolman, James F.

James F. Zolman

  • Name(s)
    • James F. Zolman
  • Date of Birth
  • Residence(s)
    • Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky
  • Education
    • Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, 1963
  • Life Events
  • Employment
    • Professor of Physiology and Biophysics, College of Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
  • Occupation(s) / Field(s) of Activity
    • Professor
    • Writer

Zugsmith, Leane

Leane Zugsmith

  • Name(s)
    • Leane Zugsmith
    • Pen name: Mrs. Carl Randau
  • Date of Birth
    • January 18, 1903
    • Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky
  • Date of Death
    • October 13, 1969
    • Madison, Connecticut
  • Residence(s)
    • Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky
    • Atlantic City, New Jersey
    • New York City, New York
    • Madison, Connecticut
  • Education
    • Attended Columbia University, New York City, New York
    • Attended the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • Attended Goucher College, Towson, Maryland
  • Life Events
    • Married playwright Carl Randau, 1940
  • Employment
    • Special feature writer on the newspaper P.M., New York City
    • Copy editor, Detective Stories Magazine and Western Story Magazine
    • Screenwriter, Goldwyn Studio
  • Occupation(s) / Field(s) of Activity
    • Journalist
    • Writer
    • Activist

Zurick, David

  • Name(s)
    • David Zurick
  • Date of Birth
    • September 7, 1955
  • Residence(s)
    • East Lansing, Michigan
    • Honolulu, Hawaii
    • Richmond, Madison County, Kentucky
  • Education
    • Ph.D. in Geography, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii, 1986
    • M.A. in Geography, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1981
    • B.A. in Geography, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 1978
    • A.A. in Business Administration, St. Clair County Communication College, Port Huron, Michigan, 1975
  • Life Events
  • Awards and Recognitions (selected)
    • Nautilus Silver Award for Morning Coffee at the Goldfish Pond: Seeing a World in the Garden, 2017
    • Roark Distinguished Lecture Award, College of Arts and Sciences, Eastern Kentucky University, 2011
    • Al Smith Fellowship for Photography, 2009
    • Chomolongma/Everest/Sagarmatha Award (Lifetime Achievement Award), Mountain Geography Specialty Group, Association of American Geographers, 2009
    • National Outdoor Book Award for Illustrated Atlas of the Himalaya, 2006
    • Finalist, Banff International Mountain Book Award for Illustrated Atlas of the Himalaya, 2006
    • Distinguished Educational Leader Award for Exceptional Classroom Teaching, EKU/SGA, 2003
    • Distinguished Service Award, Association of American Geographers, Asian Geography Specialty Group, 2002
    • College Research Award, College of Arts and Sciences, Eastern Kentucky University, 2000
    • Visual Artist Fellowship, Kentucky Arts Council, 2000
    • CHOICE Award for Outstanding Academic Title for Himalaya: Life on the Edge of the World, 2000
    • O le Siosiomaga Research Award, Government of Western Samoa, for Survey of Endangered Environments, Samoan Archipolago, 1991
  • Employment
    • Professor of Geography, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, Kentucky, 1987-2018
      • Professor Emeritus
      • Foundation Professor, 2009-
      • Professor, 1998-2009
      • Associate Professor, 1992-1998
      • Assistant Professor, 1987-1992
    • Adjunct Graduate Faculty, University of Kentucky, 2004-
  • Occupation(s) / Field(s) of Activity
    • Professor
    • Photographer
    • Writer