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Our Kind of Happy Hour: Deanna Erickson & Emily Tyner
March 17, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Estuarine researchers Deanna Erickson and Emily Tyner will discuss the science behind the art of Suzanne Caporael. Erickson and Tyner will take a close look at two pieces within Suzanne Caporael: The Nature of Things, the Chazen’s new exhibit featuring Caporael, to help us understand exactly what is occurring in the images, and why the connection between art and science is so important.
Emily Tyner bio: Emily Tyner (left, above) is the Director of Freshwater Strategy at the University of Wisconsin–Green Bay and the state lead on the designation of a Green Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve.
Deanna Erickson bio: Deanna Erickson (right, above) is the director and former education coordinator at the Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve in Superior, WI. She leads and coordinates research, education, stewardship, and outreach along the St. Louis River estuary at the headwaters of the Great Lakes.