This is the 234th post in my series that explores the most-used words in the top stories shared among Environmental Historians and Environmental Humanities scholars on Twitter each week. 

A white woman with long dark hair and bangs with the word "Said" in a banner in front of her

Here are the top articles among environmental historians and humanities scholars this past week (August 23, 2021 – August 29, 2021):

Monday: “Trump’s Border Wall Torn Apart by Arizona Monsoon Rains” by Brian Kahn, Gizmodo


Tuesday: Postdoctoral Fellow,” Australian National University


Wednesday: “Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG),” AAR


Thursday: “When Environmental Racism Causes a Hygienic Hell” by Catherine Flowers and Mitchell Bernard, The New York Times


Friday: ISA Launches Near-Term Strategic Planning Initiative,” Ian Symmonds and Associates


Saturday: Veteran dies of treatable illness as COVID fills hospital beds, leaving doctors ‘playing musical chairs’,” CBS News


Sunday: Harvard study links exposure to wildfire smoke and COVID-19 with implications for BC” by Alex Cyr, The Globe and Mail


Top Words

  1. said
  2. get
  3. environmental
  4. can
  5. COVID-19
  6. wall
  7. research
  8. also
  9. cases
  10. one
  11. Wilkinson
said, get, environmental

Published by Jessica M. DeWitt

Dr. Jessica M. DeWitt is an environmental historian of Canada and the United States. She is passionate about the use of digital technologies to bridge the gap between the public and researchers. In addition to her community and professional work, she offers various editing and social media consultancy services.

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