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Citizen Science: A Means to Promote Equity and Inclusion in STEM

March 1 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Mitchell Center Talk – Citizen Science: A Means to Promote Equity and Inclusion in STEM
Monday, March 1 at 3:00pm

This talk is available virtually via Zoom. Registration is required. Go to umaine.edu/mitchellcenter to register and receive Zoom connection information.

Speaker: Amara Ifeji, undergraduate student, Northeastern University; Grassroots Development Coordinator, Maine Environmental Education Association

In this talk, Amara will speak to her lived experiences as a BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and people of color) individual, the marginalization she has faced in fostering a connection to place and environment, and how her passion for water justice led her to not only foster this connection herself, but to also serve as a conduit for other BIPOC and female-identifying students.

Details

Date:
March 1
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Website:
https://umaine.edu/mitchellcenter/

Organizer

Carol Hamel
Phone:
(207) 581-3195
Email:
carol.hamel@maine.edu
Website:
https://umaine.edu/mitchellcenter/

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