Rising Voices 9

9TH ANNUAL RISING VOICES WORKSHOP

Centering justice in the convergence of sciences, communities, and actions

Wednesday, September 29 through Friday, October 1, 2021

Virtual

Registration now closed

 

PRE-WORKSHOP EVENT 

Reciprocity of Knowledge

Tuesday, September 28th

11:00 - 1:00 Mountain Time

Instructor: Dr. Michelle Montgomery

Registration available for 9th Annual Rising Voices Workshop participants only.

 

WORKSHOP AGENDA 

Day 1: Wednesday, September 29, 11:00am--4:00pm Mountain Time

Theme: Place-based Work and Methodologies

11:00:     Welcome to Rising Voices 2021

11:05:     Welcoming Ceremony and Prayer - Rev. Kalani Souza and Elder Hank Fergerstrom

11:15:     Welcome Remarks and Workshop Overview

11:30:     Keynote - Dr. Robin Wall Kimmerer

12:15:     Break

12:30:     Panel #1: Centering Justice in Indigenous and Place-based Methodologies

               Speakers: Dr. Deborah McGregor, Dr. Margaret Redsteer, Jackie Qataliña Schaeffer

               Moderator: Paulette Blanchard

1:30:       Break

1:45:       Virtual lunch together: World cafe-style meet & greet

2:15:       Working Groups Breakout #1 (Topics: Community relocation/site expansion, Energy

                systems, Food systems, Health, Phenology, Water systems)

3:30:       Reflections from groups

4:00:       Closing remarks: Wrap-up Day 1; What’s coming up next 

Evening    The Annual  Bob Gough “Climate Change is Inevitable, Adaptation is Optional” Public Symposium
5:30-7:00     Bob Gough Award for Climate Justice in Action

                    INHABITANTS film screening

                    Speakers: Rev. Kalani Souza, Dr. Michael Kotutwa Johnson, Chris Caldwell, Anna Palmer (filmmaker), Costa Boutsikaris (filmmaker);
                    Moderator: Colleen Cooley

 

 

Day 2: Thursday, September 30, 11:00am--4:00pm Mountain Time

Theme: Intergenerational Practice            

11:00:     Welcome to the Day- Ava Hamilton

11:10:     Recap of Day 1/Process Day 2

11:15:     Poster “walk”

12:00:     Break

12:15:     Virtual lunch together: World cafe-style meet and greet

12:45:     Panel #2: Centering Justice in Intergenerational Research Practices 

               Speakers: Papalii Dr. Tusi Avegalio (Doc Tusi), Chief Shirell Parfait-Dardar, Devon Parfait, Dr. Daniel Wildcat; Moderator: Jasmine Neosh

2:00:     Break

2:15:       Working Groups Breakout #2 (Topics: Community relocation/site expansion, Energy

                       systems, Food systems, Health, Phenology, Water systems)

3:30:       Reflections from groups

4:00:       Closing remarks: Wrap-up Day 2; What’s coming up next

Evening:  Arts evening - share a story, short film, artwork, music, poetry 
5:30-7:30

 

Day 3: Friday, October 1, 11:00am--4:00pm Mountain Time

Theme: Data Sovereignty 

11:00:     Welcome to the Day-  Kukuya Margarita Nogueras-Vidal

11:05:     Recap of Day 2/Process Day 3

11:15:     Keynote - Dr. Dominique David-Chavez

12:00:     Panel #3 Centering Justice in Data Sovereignty

               Speakers: Dr. Stephanie Russo Carroll, Andrew Martinez, James RattlingLeaf, Sr.; Moderator: Bill Thomas

1:00:      Break

1:15:      Virtual lunch together: World cafe-style meet and greet

1:45:      Working Groups Breakout #3 (Topics: Community relocation/site expansion, Energy systems, 

               Food systems, Health, Phenology, Water systems)

3:00:      Reflections from groups

3:30:      Closing reflections

3:50:      Closing ceremony - Rev. Kalani Souza and Elder Hank Fergerstrom

 

Community Agreements  

Rising Voices Ethics Guidelines

UCAR/NCAR Participant Code of Conduct

Workshop Report and Outcomes


Thank you to the 9th Annual Rising Voices Workshop Planning Team: 
Paulette Blanchard (University of Kansas), Patrick Freeland (Livelihoods Knowledge Exchange Network-LiKEN), Katie Jones (National Ecological Observatory Network-NEON), Heather Lazrus (National Center for Atmospheric Research-NCAR), Julie Maldonado (Livelihoods Knowledge Exchange Network-LiKEN), Katie Spellman (University of Alaska-Fairbanks), Althea Walker (Southwest Climate Adaptation Science Center), Aara'L Yarber (Pennsylvania State University)
 
 
Any questions? Please contact: RisingVoicesinAction@gmail.com