The College of Arts and Sciences Awards Sarah Wald a Program Grant for Public Lands Symposium

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Sarah Wald (Environmental Studies and English) has won a $6000 CAS Program Grant to support a symposium focusing on issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion on public lands. The symposium will focus on public land use and access to racial, ethnic, LGBTQ, and disability communities in Oregon. It will foster a public conversation among well-known and emerging scholars and practitioners, Read More …

Congratulations to Taylor McHolm!

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Congratulations to Taylor McHolm, who just earned his PhD in Environmental Sciences, Studies, and Policy, with a focal department in English. McHolm just successfully defended his dissertation on “Representation Challenges: Literatures of Environmental Justice in the Anthropocene.” A leader in the environmental humanities since arriving at UO in 2010, he helped organize the Mesa Verde Literature and Environment Reading Group Read More …