Climate Mitigation: Three Perspectives
Hear from three Wesleyan alumni as they discuss climate mitigation from various perspectives within the field of Environmental research. Alyson Myers ’81, President of the Fearless Fund, discusses her experience working in the tropical Atlantic and Caribbean to find global solutions to help combat climate change. Tracey Osborne ’91, an Associate Professor in the Department of Management of Complex Systems at the University of California Merced and Director of UC Center for Climate Justice, joins our panel as well. She shares her work on climate change mitigation in tropical forests and the important role of Indigenous land use practices based on research conducted in Mexico and the Amazon. We are also joined by Chris Wilmers '95, a wildlife ecologist and Professor of Environmental Studies at the University of California, Santa Cruz. He discusses how animals impact the carbon cycle and their roles in carbon sequestration. Our program is moderated by Barry Chernoff, Robert K. Schumann Chair of Environmental Studies and Director of the College of the Environment, at Wesleyan University. This program was recorded on: 05/14/2021
In Campus Life
Play video Window Into Wesleyan Presents: Reflections on the Past Year from Campus Leadership
Window Into Wesleyan Presents: Reflections on the Past Year from Campus Leadership
President’s Cabinet members Amin Abdul-Malik Gonzalez '96 and Alison Williams '81 discuss how the events of the past year have impacted the student experience at Wesleyan and reflect on their own time as students.
Play video The 35th Annual John W. Baird '38 Lecture
The 35th Annual John W. Baird '38 Lecture
Leadership and Looking Forward: a conversation with college presidents to explore leadership on campuses across the country during times of challenge, crisis, and opportunity.
Play video Collecting the Constitution
Collecting the Constitution
Join H. Richard Dietrich III ’92, a Director of the Dietrich American Foundation, and Suzy Taraba ’77 MALS ’10, Wesleyan’s Director of Special Collections & Archives, for a virtual viewing of several editions of the Constitution & other early texts.
Play video Living A Good Life Minicourse, Lecture 3
Living A Good Life Minicourse, Lecture 3
Lecture three in the virtual three-part Window Into Wesleyan minicourse series, Living a Good Life.
Play video History Of Rock And R&B Lecture 2
History Of Rock And R&B Lecture 2
Lecture 2 of the 2-part Window Into Wesleyan History of Rock and R&B mini course.
Play video History of Rock and R&B lecture 1
History of Rock and R&B lecture 1
Lecture 1 of the 2-part Window Into Wesleyan History of Rock and R&B mini course.