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April 2022

Petri Dish – A matter of fate: The long tail of chemicals in the environment

April 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Urban Growler Brewing Co., 2325 Endicott Street
Saint Paul, MN 55114 United States
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$5

Our panelists will discuss what scientists are doing to bridge this gap in knowledge and the implications for us and for our waterways. 

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The Fortress, the River, the Garden: A New Metaphor for Knowledge Symbiosis

April 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Virtual Event MN United States
Free

The 2022 Ben and Jeanne Overman Distinguished Speaker Series features Dr. Robin Wall Kimmerer in “The Fortress, the River, the Garden: A New Metaphor for Knowledge Symbiosis."

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May 2022

IonE Impact Goals Salon: Urban Agriculture and Ecosystem Services

May 11 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Free

Join us at the next IonE Impact Goals Salon featuring guest speakers Nic Jelinski, UMN-Dept of Soil, Water and Climate, Melvin Giles, Co-coordinator of the St. Paul-based Urban Farm and Garden Alliance and Director of the Storymobile project, and Jennifer Nicklay, UMN-Dept of Soil, Water, and Climate and Board Chair of the Twin Cities Agricultural Land Trust, discussing the Impact Goal project Community Land and Food Gatherings: Relationship-based approaches urban agriculture research and land stewardship in Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota.

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Robin Wall Kimmerer

May 17 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
$12

Join Robin Wall Kimmerer, New York Times bestselling author of Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants, for an evening of conversation about reciprocity, storytelling, and the interconnectedness of all beings.

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June 2022

Equitable Pathways to Clean Energy Careers

June 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Virtual Event MN United States

Both in response to climate change and challenges to fuel supply chains, the energy system is undergoing a radical transformation from fossil fuel to clean energy technologies. That makes now a critical time to ask: How can we, starting in our own communities, leverage the opportunities created by this transition to effectively build a just and equitable clean energy future?

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September 2022

IAS Spotlight Series: Global Food Security and How We Feed Each Other

September 22 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Best Buy Theater, Northrop, 84 Church Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455 United States
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Free

Join IonE Fellow and staff Deepak Ray in this spotlight series event.

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HHEI Policy Forum: Climate Policy in Economics

September 22 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Carlson School of Management, 3M Auditorium, 321 Nineteenth Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55455 United States
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Free

Which policies have the highest likelihood of success given economic and political pressures? Join the Heller-Hurwicz Economics Institute for their fall policy forum, looking at the latest economic analysis on policies addressing climate change. 

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Into the Forbidden Forest: Discovering the Biodiversity Treasures of a Madagascar Rainforest

September 22 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
105 Cargill Building, 1500 Gartner Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108 United States
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Free

Join the department of fisheries, wildlife and conservation biology for their 2022 Kolshorn Lecture featuring Stony Brook University's Herrnstein Endowed Chair in Conservation Biology, Dr. Patricia Wright! Dr. Wright has primarily conducted her research on biodiversity, lemurs, ecosystem genomics and exploration in Madagascar over the past 25 years and she will share some her unique insight and experiences with us.

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Climate Action Simulation

September 23 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Climate Action Simulation co-hosted by Institute on the Environment and Funds Enterprise this year is a highly interactive, role-playing game for groups to explore the different stakeholders and solutions that need to come together to act on Climate Change. This year the simulation will focus on negotiating a set of policy initiatives that limit global temperature rises to 1.5 degrees

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Interdisciplinarity Now and Tomorrow: A Conversation with Jennifer Gunn and Bianet Castellanos

September 29 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Best Buy Theater, Northrop, 84 Church Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455 United States
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Free

Join the Institute for Advanced Study as we celebrate Jennifer Gunn, outgoing director, and welcome Bianet Castellanos, incoming director. As we look back at how Jennifer Gunn has increased the IAS's capacity to incubate substantial collaborations, we will also look ahead to the future of what it means to do interdisciplinary work, and how these collaborations—with both internal and external partners—can help us build a just university together.

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