Category Archives: Equity & Social Justice

UVM Lecture by Dr. Dorceta Taylor: “Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Environmental Institutions: The Slow Pace of Progress” – 3/25

Dear Colleagues, We would like to invite you to attend a special public lecture at the University of Vermont by Dr. Dorceta Taylor, the James E. Crowfoot Professor of Environmental Justice at the University of Michigan. Dr. Taylor’s talk, “Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Environmental Institutions: The Slow Pace of Progress,” will take place at […]

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Breaking the Silence Habit with Sarah Beaulieu – March 17

I want to let you know about an event I’ve been helping to plan happening on Champlain’s campus on March 17th. It’s open to students, faculty, and the public. In partnership with VT Women’s Fund, Champlain College, and our generous sponsors, we are bringing top consultant, author, and TEDTalk Speaker Sarah Beaulieu to Vermont. In […]

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Interdisciplinary Brainstorming Opportunity with the EMC

Interdisciplinary Brainstorming Opportunity: Open to all! The Emergent Media Center is hosting a Brainstorm/Question Storm event with Leon Walls (UVM faculty) in March or April to explore the potential of creating a tool for research purposes with 3rd-5th graders that would measure implicit bias as it relates to the identification of scientists (e.g. judging who can be a scientist based on […]

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UVM is Hosting NEQTPOC 2020! Sign up to Participate!

I wanted to send a kind reminder to let you know that UVM is hosting the 2020 Northeast Queer and Trans People of Color (NEQTPOC)! The conference is taking place from March 20th-21st in the Davis Center (primarily the 4th floor) and our theme this year is Alive in Ancestry: We Existed, Are Existing, and Will Continue to Exist. Registration […]

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Special Programs this Winter at Rokeby Museum

Special Winter Hours and Black History Month Events IN HONOR OF BLACK HISTORY MONTH Rokeby Museum is open Sundays in February from noon to 5:00 p.m., and is hosting a series of special events for adults, teens, and children. Sunday, February 9 at 3:00 PM Finding Jesse: A Fugitive from Slavery in Vermont. Jane Williamson, […]

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Champlain College Sleeps Out – April 2

We are sleeping out in solidarity with homeless youth and youth at risk of becoming homeless in Vermont. With your help, we are making sure that every teenager and young adult in our community has a place to go when they need help most. Please help us reach our goal! http://give.spectrumvt.org/site/TR?team_id=1855&fr_id=1100&pg=team Contact Liza Ryan with any […]

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Film Screening for Black History Month

In Celebration of Black History Month Screening of Yemanjá: Wisdom from the African Heart of Brazil and Photography Exhibit Goddesses of Nature Documentary narrated by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Alice Walker Winner of Five Best Documentary Awards Wednesday, February 26 – Alumni Auditorium – Champlain College 5:30-6:30 pm – Exhibit and Reception with Photographer Gerald Lee […]

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