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Meet IAS Residential Fellow Sean Drysdale Walsh

September 21, 2021
by altravis

Sean Drysdale Walsh joins the IAS as a scholar in residence for Fall 2021 to work on his project “Moral Psychology and the Ethics of Perpetrator Risk.” Read on to learn more about Sean’s project (and how reducing perpetrator risk is different from someone just being... a good person), and more!

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Meet a MnDRIVE Human in the Data Fellow: Christian Bell

August 12, 2021
by altravis

Meet Christian Bell, a performance practitioner and scholar working with Citizen Science data and site-specific performances. Christian is a summer 2021 MnDRIVE Human in the Data Fellow, working in the MnDRIVE category of global food.

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Meet a MnDRIVE Human in the Data Fellow: Adam Negri

August 05, 2021
by altravis

Meet Adam Negri, who is studying traumatic brain injury diagnosis and health inequities. Adam is a summer 2021 MnDRIVE Human in the Data Fellow, working in the MnDRIVE category of brain conditions.

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Meet a MnDRIVE Human in the Data Fellow: Stephanie Lindquist

August 03, 2021
by altravis

Meet Stephanie Lindquist, an artist and urban farmer working on food sovereignty. Stephanie is a summer 2021 MnDRIVE Human in the Data Fellow, working in the MnDRIVE category of global food.

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Meet a MnDRIVE Human in the Data Fellow: Snigdha Kumar

July 29, 2021
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Meet Snigdha Kumar, a PhD candidate in Sociology working with Big Data and finance. Snigdha is a summer 2021 MnDRIVE Human in the Data Fellow, working in the MnDRIVE category of robotics.

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Meet a MnDRIVE Human in the Data Fellow: Yun Feng

July 27, 2021
by altravis

Meet Yun Feng, an anthropologist studying “Taobao villages” across rural China. Yun is a summer 2021 MnDRIVE Human in the Data Fellow, working in the MnDRIVE categories of robotics and global food.

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Meet a MnDRIVE Human in the Data Fellow: Elizabeth Calhoun

July 22, 2021
by altravis

Meet Elizabeth Calhoun, a geographer working with our unhoused neighbors in Minneapolis. Elizabeth is a summer 2021 MnDRIVE Human in the Data Fellow, working in the MnDRIVE category of the environment.

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Meet a Short-Term Fellow: Ebony Adedayo

July 21, 2021
by altravis

Meet Ebony Adedayo, a doctoral student at the University of Minnesota in Curriculum and Instruction, and the founder of the Aya Collective, a space that centers the expertise and experience of Black women. She is a member of the short-term fellows cohort focused on The Mission of the Land Grant/Land Grab University.

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Meet a MnDRIVE Human in the Data Fellow: Nicholas Bauch

July 20, 2021
by altravis

Meet Nicholas Bauch, a Summer 2021 MnDRIVE Human in the Data Fellow. Nicholas is an artist and geographer working on a dataset comprised of the circumference outline shapes of all the lakes in Minnesota. From there, he will manipulate this data into an art installation.

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Meet a Short-Term Fellow: Jabari Jones

July 15, 2021
by altravis

Meet Jabari Jones, a PhD candidate in the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences. Jabari is a member of the Water, Equity, and Justice IAS Short-Term Fellowship cohort.

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