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Norma Kruse, 80, Rock Rapids | Obituary

ROCK RAPIDS — Norma Jean Kruse, 80, of Rock Rapids, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at Rock Rapids Care Center. His funeral will be at 2 p.m. on Friday, June 11 at the Vander Ploeg Funeral Home in Boyden with Reverend Daniel Baker as celebrant. Interment will …

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Institutional environments trap geoscientists with disabilities between a rock and a workplace

Credit: Oscar Sutton / Unsplash Inaccessible workplaces, normative departmental cultures and ’empowering’ university systems have all contributed to the continued underrepresentation and exclusion of researchers with disabilities in the geosciences, according to one. article published in Nature Geoscience. The article argues that changes in both workspaces and attitudes are urgently …

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