Everyone’s Earth: Conversations on Race and Environment

Learning

Date and Time:

Thursday, September 30, 2021, 12:00pm to 2:30pm

Join University of Wisconsin-Madison's Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies for a conversation with those leading the nation’s effort to address racism and the outdoors.

Goals of the event:

  • Raising awareness of the importance of anti-racism in the outdoors, including the Anti-Racism in the Outdoors guide
  • Challenging concepts and ideas that marginalize people in nature and the outdoors
  • Elevating the voice of national organizations and leaders working on this topic

Speakers:

  • James Edward Mills (Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, The Joy Trip Project)
  • Christopher Kilgour (Color in The Outdoors)
  • Claudia Pineda Tibbs (Latino Outdoors, Monterey Bay Aquarium)
  • Corina Newsome (Georgia Audubon Society)