Announcements

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CoNPS Alice Eastwood Scholarship

June 18, 2020

Scholarship opportunity for undergraduates pursuing bachelor’s degrees that advance the Mission of the Colorado Native Plant Society, including botany, ecology, conservation, landscape architecture, horticulture, or environmental science emphasizing native plants.

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As rare animals disappear, scientist faces ‘ecological grief’

June 11, 2020

Five years before the novel coronavirus ran rampant around the world, saiga antelopes from the steppes of Eurasia experienced their own epidemic.

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ENVS Statement on Condemning Racism

June 5, 2020

We stand with Black communities and communities of color. We stand against police brutality. We vow to do better in our program and uphold our commitment to justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion for all under-represented groups in Environmental Studies and beyond.

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Solving the space junk problem

May 26, 2020

Space is getting crowded. Aging satellites and space debris crowd low-Earth orbit, and launching new satellites adds to the collision risk.

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Nicole Civita was featured on the Virginia Public Media podcast Social Distance Assistance

May 13, 2020

The new podcast is by a mother/public radio producer, Kelly Jones, and her 8 year old daughter, June — together they follow Mr. Rodgers’s advice to look for the helpers, they interview creative problem solvers who are trying to make life better during the COVID-19 crisis, and explore how to help the helpers.

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