Events and Seminars
Hybrid - Tate 401-20 & via Zoom.
Soft Rock Talk
Gabriela Ines Diaz and Crystal Ng, Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences, with Iyekiyapiwin Darlene St. Clair, Lower Sioux Indian Community, St. Cloud State University
Introducing Proposed Commitments to Confront Colonization in ESCI (2nd of 3-part workshop for developing a meaningful land acknowledgment)
Hybrid - Tate 401-20 and virtually via Zoom.
Marc Hirschmann, Gunn Professor, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Coupled iron-chromium redox in magma oceans and planetary mantles
Recognizing Geology’s Colonial History for Better Policy Today
Earth Science's, Maddy Nyblade, and the Minnesota Geological Survey's Jenn McDonald have published an article in Eos recognizing and reckoning with the colonial history of Geology. From the field's founders to the violence of laws, policies, and dispossession that made Geology relevant, this article details a past often ignored in favor of a history stripped of its colonial legacy, and highlights opportunities for change.