2019 Undergraduate Honors Thesis and Research Awards in the Environmental Humanities Recipients

The Center for Environmental Futures is proud to announce the recipients of the 2019 Undergraduate Honors Thesis and Research Awards in the Environmental Humanities ——————————————————————————— Recipient Sara Fatimah Advisor(s) Leigh Johnson, Geography Kathie Carpenter, International Studies Project Title “Climate Change, Food Security, and Out-migration in Afghanistan” ——————————————————————————— Recipient David Grabicki Advisor(s) Steven Beda, History Rebecca Lewis, PPPM Project Title “Transformative Read More …

Professor Gerhardt to Lecture on Climate Change, Environmental Justice, and Island Nations

Christina Gerhardt Presents an “Atlas of (Remote) Islands” 3:30 PM, Thursday, April 11, 112 Lillis Hall Professor Christina Gerhardt is set to present an excerpt from her latest book project, “Atlas of (Remote) Nations and Sea Level Rise.” Combining methods and insights from cartography, geography, literary studies, creative non-fiction, environmental studies, and environmental humanities, Gerhardt will explore how climate change is impacting low-lying islands and how Read More …

Environmental Justice, Race, and the Public Lands Symposium

Environmental Justice, Race, and Public Lands Symposium poster

What does it look like to promote equity, diversity, and inclusion in national parks, national forests, and other public lands and water? What does it mean to manage public lands for environmental justice? What are indigenous perspectives on public land management? What might a historical perspective add to our understanding? Please join us for this exciting event! More details are available Read More …

Spring 2017 Interdisciplinarity 101 Events Listing

Jan. 27, 2017 Introducing Interdisciplinarity 101 Feb. 10, 2017  Steve Beda (History), “‘Never Give A Inch:’ Popular Culture and The Northwest Woods Wars, 1960-2000” Feb. 24, 2017 Carla Bengtson (Art), “Falling Out Spilling Over” March 24, 2017 Shane Hall (ENVS and English), “Imagining Environmental Futures: Speculative Practice in Environmental Humanities Education” April 21, 2017 Brook Muller (Architecture and ENVS), “Al Read More …