Augustine J. Beard
University of Oregon
Augustine is a history and environmental studies student at the University of Oregon, Clark Honors College. He aspires to use history as a tool to understand the complexity of human interaction with the environment, promote wise and just environmental policy, and empower communities marginalized in environmental decision-making. Augustine is a codirector of the Radical Organizing and Activism Resource Center and a member of the Glacier Lab – a cohort of professors, graduate students, and undergraduates researching the human geography and history of climate. In his free time, Augustine enjoys exploring the beautiful Pacific Northwest.