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February 15, 2018

Last weekend I was fortunate enough to attend and judge the 20th Annual Graduate Students in Ecology and Evolutionary BIology Symposium. I was thrilled to see such a strong presence of women in science! Of the 6 morning session talks 5 were women---and these ladies bro...

February 15, 2018

Every year the World Wildlife Fund in Washington, DC hosts a one-day symposium on a relevant environmental topic. This year happened to be behavior change. As a budding conservation psychologist and strong believer that human behavioral studies are key to conservation...

November 15, 2017

Today was GIS day at the University of Illinois! Students submitted posters for the GIS day posted symposium to showcase their research projects that featured GIS. Lorraine and I perused all the posters, had some great chats about students' research and were able to vo...

October 31, 2017

The van Riper Lab hosted a spook-tacular Human Dimensions Halloween party. We took this opportunity to invite people into our lab to share our research and engage with our community. We met so many new people. Despite spending 40+ hours a week in this building, we rare...

October 30, 2017

Yesterday I had the incredible opportunity to take part of the Girls Go For It Dream Big Career Panel! I was joined by Kelly from Habitat for Humanity and Kristin who runs admissions for the master's of business at U of I. We shared about our life, work, goals, hobbies...

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