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  • Dr. Belén Noroña Awarded CEF Mellon Post-Doctoral Fellowship
    CEF extends a well-earned congratulations to Dr. Belén Noroña for being selected as a recipient of the 2020-2021 Andrew W. Mellon Post-Doctoral Fellowship. This fellowship is made possible by generous funding from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and offers one academic year of support to recent graduates of the University of Oregon who study interdisciplinary…
  • Interdisciplinarity 101 Workshop: Un-settling Species Concepts
    Save the date! Next Friday, June 5th at 10:30am we will be hosting another CEF Interdisciplinarity 101 Workshop. This time we welcome Philosophy PhD Candidate and 2019-2020 CEF Mellon Dissertation Fellowship Award recipient Rebekah Sinclair. Rebekah will be giving an informative talk titled "Un-settling Species Concepts: Ethics, Pluralism, and Science”. Follow this link to register…
  • Hayley Brazier's Deep Dive into the History of Ocean Floor Cable Networks
    CEF Mellon Dissertation Fellow Hayley Brazier had the honor of being highlighted in last week's AroundtheO for her unique dissertation research. Hayley is a doctoral student in the UO Department of History completing her dissertation on a previously unexplored topic: the history of fixed seafloor infrastructure in the northeast Pacific Ocean. Even more exciting are…
  • Dr. M. Jackson Speaks on the Challenges of Science Communication
    Please join us on Zoom next Friday, April 24th at 10:30am for our virtual CEF/Interdisciplinarity 101 Workshop. Center for Environmental Futures Postdoctoral Fellow, M. Jackson, will be giving her talk, titled: "Science-Telling: The Challenges of Communicating Accurate Science Across Diverse Platforms." Dr. M. Jackson is a renowned geographer, glaciologist, TED Fellow, and National Geographic Society…
  • Announcing the 2020-21 CEF Dissertation Fellows
    The Center for Environmental Futures is proud to announce its 2020-2021 CEF/ Andrew W. Mellon Dissertation Fellows in the Environmental Humanities. With generous funding from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Center for Environmental Futures (CEF) offers two Mellon Dissertation Fellowships in partnership with the University of Oregon’s College of Arts and Sciences. These fellowships…
  • Allison Ford will present "Environmental Politics at the End of the World" this Friday
    We invite you to a special ZOOM version of the CEF's Interdisciplinarity 101. The talk will take place online at 10:30 am on Friday, April 3, 2020.   This week's presentation, by CEF Dissertation Fellow Allison Ford, is based on her dissertation project, “Environmental Politics at the End of the World--Prepping as Environmental Practice.”   …
  • Deadline Extension: Visiting Scholar in the Environmental Humanities
    Dear Friends and Colleagues, First, we at the Center for Environmental Futures want to ask you to take care of yourselves, to practice social distancing and virtual community building as we confront our current public health crisis. Our thoughts are with you, your families and friends, and with everyone worldwide. The pandemic reminds us of our…
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    Climate Town Hall: Organizing for Environmental Justice
    It’s time for Eugene to talk about environmental justice. 350 Eugene, Beyond Toxics, the NAACP and Stand Up for Racial Justice are joining in partnership to host an Environmental Justice Town Hall. From the Baxter Power Plant in West Eugene, rendering the soil unsafe for growing food, to the City’s need to adequately incorporate climate…
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