AGU Receives Inaugural Equity Award
AGU has won the SIIA and AM&P Network Associations Council inaugural Equity Award, which recognizes an individual or team demonstrating significant progress and identifiable achievement toward efforts related to advancing diversity, equity and inclusion, including being committed to anti-racism.
Cultivating Leadership for Change and Justice in the Geosciences: A Virtual Workshop Series Sponsored by Geoscientists of Color and Allies
Each workshop in this series is designed to spotlight effective practices that leaders can implement in individual geoscience departments and institutions. Launched at the 2020 National Association of Black Geoscientists Annual Meeting, the initial sessions in this series include:
What does racism in academia look like and what are the impacts in our community?
How can we create inclusive geoscience undergraduate classrooms as well as field and research experiences?
How we can ensure we listen to students’ voices and recognize student leadership?
How can we increase hiring, retention and promotion of diverse geoscience faculty?
The recordings for Workshops 1, 2 and 3 are available online.
- Workshop 1 Recording: Call to Action: Anti-Racism Efforts in the Geosciences
- Workshop 2 Recording: Exploring Challenges to Diversifying Faculty
- Workshop 3 Recording: Effective Strategies for Student Organizing
- Workshop 4 Recording: Progress & Lessons Learned After 1 Year of Anti-racism Work