Hello Nebraska! Here are some upcoming community science events for you!
C*Sci 2022 Conference and Nebraska Watch Parties
When: May 23-26 2022
We encourage Nebraskans interested in community (citizen) science to connect with the C*Sci 2022 conference. For information about the keynote speaker visit https://citizenscience.org/c-sci-2022/.
For those that cannot attend the conference, The Community Scientists of Nebraska Network has coordinated "Watch Parties" of the Keynote speaker in three locations in Nebraska on Monday, May 23rd, 2022 at 10:30 AM Mountain / 11:30 AM Central. These Watch Parties are being hosted by our core group members. Nebraska-relevant round table discussions will follow the presentation. There is no admission fee for this event.
- Nebraska East Union, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1705 Arbor Dr, Lincoln, NE (meter or side street parking for htose without UNL parking permits)
- Buffalo County Extension Office, 1400 E 34th St, Kearney, NE
- Bird Conservancy of the Rockies, 4502 Avenue I, Scottsbluff, NE
Cultivating Science, Justice, and Action presented by Dr. Mónica Ramírez-Andreotta, M.P.A., Ph.D., University of Arizona
Dr. Mónica Ramírez-Andreotta is an Associate Professor of Environmental Science at the University of Arizona. Using an environmental justice framework and participatory research methods, she investigates exposure pathways and communication strategies to translate environmental health research to action and achieve structural change. Read more on her research and her flagship c*science programs, Gardenroots and Project Harvest.