Author: Caroline

  • Equity in camn – December 2020

    Hello fellow Texas Master Naturalists! Caroline here, to continue our series on what our revitalized Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Committee is working through right now. Our December committee meeting continued inspecting our reflections on the Characteristics of White Supremacy Culture, with a focus on Individualism. I chose this topic because I know that rugged […]

  • Confronting paternalism in conservation and camn

    Greetings, fellow Master Naturalists! Caroline here, to continue our series on what our revitalized Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Committee is working through right now. In our November committee meeting, we continued our education toward the goal of bending CAMN toward becoming a truly anti-racist organization. As a currently majority white member and white led […]

  • Creation of camn’s diversity, equity, and inclusion (dei) committee

    In 2017, CAMN created a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Committee to ensure that CAMN is serving our WHOLE community by focusing on diversity and inclusion where we haven’t done so actively before. Currently we are in the planning stages. Our proposed timeline includes (but isn’t limited to): Identifying and communicating the issues (we did […]

  • Introducing CAMN’s Revitalized diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) committee

    Greetings, fellow Capital Area Master Naturalists! As the new Chairperson of our revitalized Diversity, Equity, Inclusion (DEI) Committee, I’d like to introduce our new blog series to give CAMN’ers insight into what the DEI Committee is learning about and doing right now. The new vision for the DEI Committee is that we start taking the […]

  • Integrating Nature into the City with ImagineAustin

    Imagine Austin is a 30-year plan established by the City of Austin aiming to help Austin grow in a compact and connected way. ¬†In order to involve the community in this effort, the ImagineAustin Speaker Series was born. Every few months, a collection of speakers from all over the country¬†join one another to discuss quality […]