I hope everyone is safe and healthy in this time of pandemic and protest. I have been working with a group of exceptional geoscientists to develop an anti-racist action plan for geoscience organizations and societies.


My colleague, Dr. Hendratta Ali, has posted a petition that supporters can sign:


Please share widely. One hope is that this can serve as an exemplar for other disciplines.


I  hope to “see” many of you eventually on zoom at a conference or workshop or coffee hour!





Julie Libarkin (she / her)
Professor & Director - Geocognition Research Lab
Michigan State University
288 Farm Lane, 206 Natural Science
East Lansing, MI 48824
Phone: 517-355-8369
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Michigan State University occupies the ancestral, traditional, and contemporary Lands of the Anishinaabeg–Three Fires Confederacy of Ojibwe, Odawa, and Potawatomi peoples. The University resides on Land ceded in the 1819 Treaty of Saginaw.