Riley Black, who came out as transgender and non-binary this year, describes the challenges of cultivating diversity in a discipline with an ‘Indiana Jones’ image.
ADVANCEGeo#Queer voices in #palaeontology. Riley Black, who came out as #transgender and #nonbinary this year, describes the challenges of cultivating #diversity in a discipline with an ‘Indiana Jones’ image. #geosciences #FieldWork #FieldSafety #QueerInSTEM
ADVANCEGeoHere's a list of US and international #organizations and #networks that work to make earth, environmental & space science more equitable and inclusive #geosciences and others supporting broader #STEM fields - Let us know if your organization is missing!
FASSM: The International Faculty and Staff Sexual Misconduct Conference CODE OF CONDUCT The organizers are committed to making this meeting productive, enjoyable, and safer for everyone, regardless…
ADVANCEGeoCheck out the thoughtful #CodeofConduct for #FASSM conference that was crowd-sourced by organizers & participants before the meeting. All attendees are asked to sign that they accept upon on site registration/check in. @FassmC
Thirty-two members of the University of Wisconsin–Madison faculty have been awarded 2019-20 faculty fellowships. The awardees span the four divisions — arts and humanities, physical sciences, social sciences and biological sciences — on campus.
He wanted to know how institutional racism has made an impact on my life. I’m glad he asked, because I was ready to answer.
ADVANCEGeo'My White Friend Asked Me on Facebook to Explain #WhitePrivilege. I Decided to Be Honest. He wanted to know how institutional racism has made an impact on my life. I’m glad he asked, because I was ready to answer.' by Lori Lakin Hutcherson
Predominantly white institutions of higher education in the United States routinely point to rising enrollments of students of color as evidence of their commitment to racial diversity and inclusion. Indeed, from 1996 to 2012, college enrollments of...
ADVANCEGeoHow to create inclusive environments for Black students on predominantly white college campuses by Dr. Bedelia Nicola Richards
Laboratory heads need training, support and accountability to connect people across cultures, says David Asai.
ADVANCEGeo'That is when I began to understand that inclusion is about paying attention to feelings — how it feels to have to justify every day that you belong, how it feels to constantly be on guard to survive in an environment not of your making.'
April 10 - 12, 2019 University of Illinois at Chicago Application Deadline: Friday, January 28, 2019 This workshop will focus on diversity, equity, and inclusion in the Earth and environmental sciences. We have ...
ADVANCEGeoWorkshop on #Diversity, #Equity, and #Inclusion in the Earth and Environmental Sciences: Supporting the Success of All Students #geosciences Deadline: Friday, January 28, 2019
Professor Michele L. Cooke describes the value that deaf people provide to the larger community.
ADVANCEGeo'What is my #Deaf way of science? From remarks by Michele L. Cooke upon receiving the 2018 @UMassAmherst College of Natural Sciences Outstanding Research Award for her work on how geologic structures develop in the crust of the earth.'