Seminars Addressing Environmental Equity and Justice

The GCSC Seminar Series has featured a number of speakers whose research and scholarship address issues related to equity, justice, and the environment. Log in to Canvas with your U […]

A man and a woman are standing on a white expanse of salt under a blue sky. They are gripping the four handles of a chest-high industrial drill.

Fall 2021 GCSC Seminars

Excerpted from an article by Maria Archibald on the Sustainability Office blog. The Global Change & Sustainability Center (GCSC) Seminar Series features a different speaker on alternate Tuesdays of the […]

Rescuer on a water craft in front of a flooded home where a man wearing waders is carrying items out of the house.

GCSC seminar: disaster resilience in an unjust world

By Maria Archibald, Sustainability Office As climate-induced wildfires rage across the West and the COVID-19 pandemic continues to threaten our communities, many of us have disaster on the mind. How […]

Visioning Natural and Urban Resilience

In the western United States, most of our cities are situated in arid landscapes–dryland ecosystems or deserts.  Historically, dry landscapes have been viewed as wastelands, lacking value until we created […]