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The Legacy of Redlining in Oakland, CA

The issues of redlining and environmental justice will be introduced and used as a framework for a number of topics in the third part of the semester in a non-majors Environmental Science course.

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Integrating Social Justice into your STEM Classroom: Redlining & Environmental Science

Materials for the workshop on social justice presented at the 2021 BIOME Institute.

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Integrating Social Justice into your STEM Classroom: Redlining & Health

Workshop about models for introducing social justice issues into classes developed in a Faculty Mentoring Network. Presented at the 2021 BIOME Institute.

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Exploring EnvironmenATL Justice with Data Analytics and Visualization

Basic data handling and data analysis skills are introduced to visualize and analyze ‘big data.’ Environmental justice is introduced to give students an understanding of tools and strategies to explore while developing advocacy and communication skills.

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Exploring Connections between Low Albedo, Urban Heat Islands and Social Justice

This exercise explores circumstances of urban heat islands in the United States using spatial data, including an exploration of heat island solutions.

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Assessing Socioeconomic Trends in Tree Cover and Human Health in Urban Environments

In this exercise, students use a combination of publicly available data and tree cover data that they generate using iTree Canopy to test whether tree cover is equitably distributed within the city of Dallas.

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