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  • 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…
  • “Writing the Environmental Humanities for Public Audiences” Summer Workshop
    With generous funding from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the University of Oregon’s Center for Environmental Futures announces its first annual “Writing the Environmental Humanities for Public Audiences” workshop. The workshop will take place August 5-August 9, 2019 (with arrival and departure on August 4 and 10), at Silver Falls Resort and Conference Center, located…
  • Food Chains! Film Screening! TOMORROW NIGHT, BIJOU ART CINEMAS, 7pm!
    FOOD CHAINS Documentary – 2014 – USA – 83 Minutes – Unrated VIEW TRAILER In this exposé, an intrepid group of Florida farmworkers battle to defeat the $4 trillion global supermarket industry through their ingenious Fair Food program, which partners with growers and retailers to improve working conditions for farm laborers in the United States. There is more…
  • Center for Environmental Futures, English, and Ethnic Studies present the Emerald Earth Film Festival
    This first film, Food Chains, is a 2014 American documentary film about agricultural labor in the United States. It is directed by Sanjay Rawal. Discussion and Q&A to follow the film. Wednesday, April 10 at the Bijou Art Cinemas This event begins at 7pm and is free and open to the public.
  • Graduate Workshop: Publishing in the Environmental Humanities
    Meet with representatives from ISLE and RESILIENCE to learn strategies for writing and publishing in this dynamic field 3:00-5:00 PM, Friday, April 12,  Knight Library Browsing Room The English Department is hosting a workshop for graduate students interested in writing and publishing in the environmental humanities. Representing the flagship journals in the field, the workshop's facilitators include: Stephanie…
  • 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…
  • Indigenous Rights & Env. Justice Study Abroad in Bolivia
    A message from Derrick Hindery, Professor of International Studies: Dear students, Next summer I'll be leading the University of Oregon's Environmental Justice and Indigenous Rights study abroad program in Bolivia. I'd like to invite you to apply. The final deadline for applications is March 15. We're very excited to launch the program this year. It…
  • Undergraduate Honors Thesis Research Awards NEW DEADLINE to Apply
    Please follow this link to apply!  https://blogs.uoregon.edu/uocef/undergraduate-thesis-awards/