MiRCLE lecture series 2021-22

Climate Change Education Solutions Summit and Michigan Climate and Land Change Lecture Series 2021-22.

All presentations are delivered with Zoom and can be accessed via GVSU Blackboard asynchronously through April 30, 2022, end of the day.


Time of Recording




October 2021 -asynchronous on- demand available all year

MiRCLE in your Classroom

Janet Vail and Elena Lioubimtseva GVSU AWRI


November 3, 2021

4:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Equity and Justice in Climate Adaptation Planning

Alison Sutter

Elena Lioubimtseva

November 3, 2021

5:15 - 6:00 p.m.

Community Action for Climate Justice Panel Discussion

Local and state government representatives, citizens organizations

Yumiko Jacobcic


November 4, 2021

11:00 - 11:40 a.m.

Collaborative Climate Action: Scaling up from local to global commons

Erik Nordman

Elena Lioubimtseva

November 4, 2021

2:00 - 2:45 p.m.

Education for Climate Action Panel Discussion

GVSU, NMU, WMU, UVSQ faculty

Elena Lioubimtseva

November 4, 2021

5:00 - 5:50 p.m.

The power of story telling. Interactive workshop

Jothsna Harris


Elena Lioubimtseva

December 2, 2021

4:30 - 5:15 p.m.

Understanding human vulnerability to climate impacts

Elena Lioubimtseva

Janet Vail

January 6, 2021

4:30 - 5:15 p.m.

Teaching about climate justice

Paul Clements

Elena Lioubimtseva

February 3, 2022

4:30 - 5:15 p.m.

Advancing Environmental Justice - A Learning Model

Donele Wilkins

Deirdre Courtney

March, 3, 2022

4:30 - 5:15 p.m.

Solution-Forward Climate Change Education


Eileen Boekenstein

Elena Lioubimtseva

April, 7, 2022

4:30 - 5:15 p.m.

Inclusive Storytelling to Spark Climate Solutions

Matt Scott

Elena Lioubimtseva

This event is sponsored by the GVSU College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Regional Math and Science Center, Geography and Sustainable Planning Department, the GVSU Career Center, and the Office of Sustainable Practices.

For more information, please contact the CCESS Planning Committee Chair, Dr. Elena Lioubimtseva at [email protected].

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