Geography Professor Max Ritts will speak about data sovereignty and environmental conservation.
The George Perkins Marsh Institute and Jeanne X. Kasperson Research Library announce the 2021-22 Academic Year Seminar Series. Seminars will present cutting-edge research on human/environment interactions taking place at Clark University and are designed to catalyze discussions regarding future research possibilities. Seminars are open to all and will take place from 12:15 pm-1:15 pm. in the Sackler Science Center (S122). The format is a 40-45 minute presentation followed by 15-20 minutes of question and discussion. Interaction with speakers is encouraged. Light refreshments will be provided.
- 2/3/2022 – Asha Best: title TBD
- 3/3/2022 – Florencia Sangermano: “Connecting Massachusetts’ landscapes to soundscapes”
- 4/7/2022 – Theo Eisenman: title TBD
As global mining expands, conflict increases. In this Extractives@Clark discussion, a panel of experts will examine faith-based pathways to integral ecology and human rights.
Rebecca Dickson, Ph.D. ’09, a geospatial analysis and modeling expert, will discuss the importance of creating science-driven REDD policy.