Cornell Researchers Push Back Against Racism, Discrimination in Fieldwork

Over the course of working at many field sites, graduate students Monique Pipkin, a researcher at the Vitousek Lab in ecology and evolutionary biology, and Amelia-Juliette Demery, a researcher at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, said many of their peers have faced discrimination in the field due to their race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability.