3rd Global YEAH Conference Recap

This was the third virtual conference YEAH has hosted. We hosted one in spring 2020 and one in fall 2020, both as ways to share student presentations in a free, virtual setting amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. This 2021 spring conference theme was "Environmental Conservation, Sustainability, and Equity." We had specific presentations covering the Sustainable Development Goals, [...]

By |2021-05-12T03:13:50-06:00May 12th, 2021|Categories: Mountain Sentinels Blog|Tags: |

IPROMO 2021 Summer School

The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in an incredible loss of life worldwide and has posed an unprecedented challenge to public health while disrupting economies. The pandemic and the restrictions adopted by countries to respond to it have amplified the existing vulnerabilities and marginalization of mountain communities. Mountain livelihoods – which rely mostly on agriculture, tourism [...]

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Environmental Programs Coordinator

The Environmental Programs Coordinator provides leadership and coordination of complex projects, and is responsible for tracking and reporting on progress toward achievement of the sustainability goals and environmental stewardship. This is a position with high visibility, working closely with citizen and employee groups to achieve specific sustainability goals. Identifies and analyzes sustainability options to the [...]

By |2021-05-11T09:21:36-06:00May 11th, 2021|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: |

Science with society: Evidence-based guidance for best practices in environmental transdisciplinary work

Cara Steger, Julia A. Klein, Robin S. Reid, Sandra Lavorel, Catherine Tucker, Kelly A. Hopping, Rob Marchant, Tara Teel, Aida Cuni-Sanchez, Tsechoe Dorji, Greg Greenwood, Robert Huber, Karim-Aly Kassam, David Kreuer, Anne Nolin, Aaron Russell, Julia L. Sharp, Mateja Šmid Hribar, Jessica P.R. Thorn, Gordon Grant, Mohammed Mahdi, Martha Moreno, Daniel Waiswa Abstract: Transdisciplinary research [...]

By |2021-05-11T09:13:54-06:00May 11th, 2021|Categories: Hot off the Press, Hot off the Press Featured|Tags: |

Associate Director of Education Programs

Under the direction of the Director of Youth Development, the Associate Director of Education Programs is responsible for organization, delivery, quality and fidelity of educational programs as they fit within the Y in multiple department areas. To include but not limited to Power Scholars, Summer Camp, After School, Bonni’s Garden Environmental Education program areas. The [...]

By |2021-05-11T03:25:46-06:00May 11th, 2021|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: |

Visiting Assistant Professor in Sociocultural Anthropology

The Department of Anthropology at Appalachian State University seeks candidates for a one-year non-tenure track Visiting Assistant Professor in sociocultural anthropology. Applicants must have a PhD in anthropology by the time of the start date as well as a specialization in gender and sexuality studies. Candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education are strongly encouraged [...]

By |2021-05-11T03:23:29-06:00May 11th, 2021|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: |

SnowCloudMetrics.app: SnowCloudHydro—A New Framework for Forecasting Streamflow in Snowy, Data-Scarce Regions

To view SnowCloudMetrics.app where this was originally hosted, click here. Eric A. Sproles, Ruan L. Crumley, Anne W. Nolin, Eugene Mar and Juan Ignacio Lopez Moreno Abstract: We tested the efficacy and skill of SnowCloud, a prototype web-based, cloud-computing framework for snow mapping and hydrologic modeling. SnowCloud is the overarching framework that functions within the [...]

By |2021-05-11T03:38:22-06:00May 7th, 2021|Categories: Hot off the Press, Hot off the Press Featured|

Mountain Sentinels Fellow Advocates for Myanmar during COVID-19

Tual Sawn Khai Country Coordinator of Myanmar -16th UN Climate Change Conference of Youth PhD Candidate in Sociology and Social Policy Lingnan University, Hong Kong [email protected] How has COVID-19 impacted my community? My community, Tuisau Village, is located in the highlands around 30 miles from Kalay City, Sagging Region, and 20 miles from Tedim Township, Chin [...]

By |2021-05-07T04:25:34-06:00May 7th, 2021|Categories: Home Page Featured, Mountain Sentinels Blog, Uncategorized|Tags: , |
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