The PILOT Project participants will curate MDARD DEI events through inviting MSU speakers and composing distributable materials. The academic creativity, humanity, research and skills will inspire further changes in off-campus institutions.
Director, GeoCognition Research Laboratory, Michigan State University
On August 4th 2022, Julie will give a talk to the MDARD employees on Leadership for Social Change with the Awareness of Diversity, Equity and Inclusivity.
Aimee Swenson Buckley
Overland Lamb Farm Owner, PhD in Community Sustainability
On August 11th 2022, Aimee will share with the MDARD employees her Experience As A Small Farmer and Research on Rural Community Facilitation, Engagement, and Empowerment.
Luis Alonzo Garcia
Director, PI and Senior Specialist, Migrant Student Services, Michigan State University
On August 18th 2022, Luis will present to the MDARD employees his insights into Empowering Individuals from Migrant and Seasonal Farmworking Communities.