VIRTUAL EVENT

Environmental Racism and Justice

Begins:
April 22, 2021 7:30 pm
Ends:
April 22, 2021 8:30 pm
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About The Event:
Written in the late 1990s, Kia Corthron’s Splash Hatch On the E Going Down was ahead of its time in grappling with environmental racism.

Join Taylor Morton, Director of Environmental Health and Education, WE ACT for Environmental Justice, and biologist Cate Mingoya, Director of Capacity Building, Groundwork USA for a conversation on the short and long-term impacts of racist environmental policies and the lack of regulation, both how it was over 20 years ago and where we are today.
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    Festival

    Cambridge Science Festival, the first of its kind in the United States, is a madcap celebration of science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). A multifaceted, multicultural event, the Festival makes science accessible, interactive, and fun, highlighting the impact of STEAM in all our lives.

    For the 2021 Festival, we will host a month-long celebration of STEAM in our community with an overarching theme of gratitude and appreciation. During the month of April 2021, we will showcase creative digital and virtual entries from our rich STEAM community.

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