Speaking


2022

November 1, 2022: Book talk, Gonzaga University,

Spring 2022: “The Role of Emotions in Facing Climate Change,” University of Central Florida, Center for Ethics speaker series.

February 23, 2022 Book talk, Deschutes Land Trust Nature Night series talk

February 9, 2022: Book talk, Colorado University-Boulder, Engineering Ethics and Society Certificate Program,

January 26, 2022: “Coming of Age at the End of the World: An Existential Toolkit for the Climate Generation,” Bellarmine Forum Speaker Series, Loyola Marymount University.

2021

December 10, 2021: Green Sabbath Project, “Coping with Climate Anxiety”

November 29, 2021: “Interdependence in a changing climate: In conversation with Jennifer Uchendu” , 6.30-7.30/ 8pm (UK time) Via Zoom, Tickets free/ by donation to SustyVibes fund for climate anxiety in Africa

November 29, 2021: “Staying Buoyant in a Sea of Climate Anxiety,” NASA Earth to Sky Webinar Activity for Rural Idaho Educators. 

November 6-7, 2021: World Citizens Artists Collective

Nov. 6, 2021: keynote, “Teaching at the End of the World: An Existential Toolkit for Climate Justice Educators” Eco-Schools of Toronto conference, Climate Courage:  Educators Addressing the Climate Crisis

October 29, 2021: Ocean Life Symposium, “Coping with Climate Anxiety and Eco-Grief”

October 14, 2021: Children’s Environmental Health Day panelist on climate and children’s health.

October 1, 2021: keynote, “Emotions in an Era of Climate Change,” Sentimental Extraction workshop, Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg

September 23, 2021: Middlebury College Clifford Symposium Keynote speaker, “Radical Implications: Facing a Planetary Emergency

September 17-22, 2021: “Climate Change as Collective Trauma,” The Collective Trauma Summit

September 22, 2021: Transylvania University, “Coming of Age at the End of the World”

September 16, 2021: Northwest Regional Invasive Species and Climate Change Network Symposium.

September 15, 2021: World Citizens Artists.

September 10-20, 2021: “Climate Change as Collective Trauma: The Role of Emotions in Addressing Climate Change,” Collective Trauma Summit, 

September 3, 2021: GrizzlyCorps Climate Action/Americorps Orientation

August 26, 2021: Sydney Environment Institute, “Learning to Live with Climate Change: Feminist Perspectives on Embodiment, Emotion, and Education.” 

May 27, 2021: “What’s Race Got to Do with Climate Justice?” Ernest Becker Foundation “This Mortal Life Climate Talk.” 

May 14, 2021: “Sarah Ray on Environmental Justice and Racism,” with The Resilient Activist “Climate of Community”, 

April 26, 2021: Kansas City, Kansas Public Library Book talk

April 21, 2021: Convocation speaker for Centre Environmental Association, College Centre

April 15, 2021: Guest Speaker at the Grace Church School 

 April 7-11, 2021: “Navigating the Complexities of Climate Emotions.” American Association of Geographers. . Seattle, WA (virtual).

March 28, 2021: “A Field Guide to Climate Anxiety” with the Resilient Activist, 

Feb 11, 2021: “Climate Grief, Eco-Anxiety, and Mental Health in the Face of Overlapping Crises”, Washington & Oregon Higher Education Sustainability Conference (WOHESC).

January 27, 2021: The Stewardship Network Conference

January 19, 2021, “Climate Anxiety, Privilege, and Race in the Environmental Classroom” 

January 13, 2021: Radio interview with The Stewardship Network and Schuler Books.

January 8, 15, 22, 2021: University of Vermont’s Center for Teaching and Learning, Sustainability Fellows Book Club


2020

December 7, 2020: “A Field Guide to Climate Anxiety” Book Talk, University of British Columbia Sustainability Reads.

December 3, 2020: Keynote speaker, “Beyond Sustainability: Imagining an Ecological Future,” University of Wisconsin-Green Bay.

November 19, 2020: “How to Keep Your Cool on a Warming Planet: A Conversation with Sarah Jaquette Ray,” Imagining Climate Change Center, University of Florida.

Fall Date TBA: Oberlin College 

Fall Date TBA: University of British Columbia 

July 9, 2020 “Addressing Climate Anxiety with Professor Sarah Ray.” Mount Diablo Unitarian Universalist Church and Peace and Justice Center public webinar.

July 7, 2020 “Misanthropy, Urgency, Problem-Solving: Environmentalism’s Mistakes in Times of Crisis” for “Humanities on the Brink: Energy, Environment, and the Humanities” conference

June 20, 2020: Commencement Address for Environmental Studies, University of Oregon

June 8, 2020 6:30-8pm PST, Book Webinar with the Mt. Diablo Peace and Justice Center

June 2, 2020 : 350.org Humboldt Webinar “Chill Out from Climate Anxiety”

May 27: LitQuake on Lockdown: San Francisco Book Festival 

May 18: Pivotal Pedagogy Keynote : “What the Climate Crisis Has Taught Me About Teaching During a Global Pandemic” University of Vermont

May 11: Osher Lifetime Learning Institute Brown Bag Keynote Speaker

May 7: Sustainable Future Speaker Series

“Parenting in a Time of Crisis”

May 12, 2020: Bay Area Book Festival Panel

“Climate Anxiety Support Webinar”

May 5, 2020: A Field Guide to Climate Change interview with Humboldt County environmental nonprofits:

“Coming of Age at the End of the World: An Existential Toolkit for the Climate Generation.”

February 21, 2020: University of California Santa Barbara

“Climate Change, Catastrophic Fire, and COVID”

April 22, 2020: Book Launch Webinar Interview, UC Cooperative Extension.

Coming of Age at the End of the World.”

May 1, 2018 : My Favorite Lecture Series, Arcata, Ca.

“How to Manage Climate Anxiety and Carry On.”

April 22, 2020 UC Press Book Launch Interview

“Coming of Age in the Anthropocene: Climate Pedagogies for Resilience”

December 7, 2017 at University of Washington, Seattle, WA