raising awareness of threats to publicly available data; exploring the power dynamics of data creation, sharing, and retention; and teaching ways to make endangered data more accessible and secure
Environmental Justice in Upstate NYDate & Local Time:
Location: Colgate University | Palace Theater, Hamilton, NY 42.8166152 -75.5401764
Hosts: Joshua Finnell, data librarian and Andy Pattison, assistant professor of environmental studies.
Our event will be a panel including:
Rosa Mendez, Director of Environmental Justice of the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
Geoffrey Synder, Director of Environmental Health of the Madison County Health Department
Alex Coyle, Public Health Statistician of the Madison County Health Department
Monica Mercado, Assistant Professor of History at Colgate University
What data do we have? How is that data used to inform policy? (or how is it used?) What data do we need? What data is in “disparate and disconnected silos” that could be better synthesized/systematized to better inform policy?
The Colgate Environmental Studies Program The Colgate Upstate Institute The Colgate Lampert Institute The Colgate LibraryContact: Joshua Finnell