Catherine Riihimaki

Council on Science and Technology

2NDNATURE Software Inc.

I'm Research Director at the environmental software company 2NDNATURE Software Inc. My interests include using the best practices of hydrology, geomorphology, sedimentology, and social science to help communities improve their stormwater. With NAGT, I am a Councilor-at-Large to the Executive Committee, chair of the Advocacy Committee, chair of the Traveling Workshops Program, and co-leader of the Preparing for an Academic Career workshop.

Webinar Leader, Workshop Leader, Website Contributor

Website Content Contributions

Activities (4)

Humans as Geomorphic Agents part of Geomorphology:Activities
An introduction to order-of-magnitude calculations and reading quantitative journal articles.

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Courses (2)

Geographic Information Systems part of GIS and Remote Sensing:Courses
Geographic Information Systems describes a computer-based system that aids in the collection, analysis, storage, and distribution of spatial data. Today GIS is used for a wide variety of place-based data sets that ...

Problem Solving in the Environmental Sciences part of Course Design:Goals Database
This course is an opportunity for students to gain first-hand experience with developing effective approaches to solving complex environmental problems. We address fundamental quantitative concepts and then apply ...

Conference Presentations (2)

Engaging the whole campus: efforts to create a STEM-literate undergraduate population at Princeton part of Rendezvous 2015:Program:Abstracts
The Council on Science and Technology at Princeton University fosters education, research, and intellectual exchange that deepen and broaden understanding, experience, and appreciation of science, technology, ...

Report on Unlearning Racism in Geoscience from the NAGT Traveling Workshop Program Pod part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Previous Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2021:Program:Poster Sessions:Wednesday:Poster Session III
In Spring 2021, twelve facilitators from the NAGT Traveling Workshop Program (TWP; https://nagt.org/nagt/profdev/twp) organized a discussion pod as part of the Unlearning Racism in Geoscience program (URGE; ...

Other Contributions (13)

Preparing for an Academic Career part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2021:Program:Morning Workshops:Preparing for an Academic Career
This workshop is designed specifically for graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, and others who are interested in pursuing academic careers in the geosciences. Workshop leaders from a variety of institution ...

Communities

Workshop Leader (5 workshops)

Workshop Participant (31 workshops)

Earth Educators' Rendezvous 2021
July 2021
EER 2020 Art and Field Sketching
July 2020
Earth Educators' Rendezvous 2019 Attendees
July 2019

Webinar Leader

Webinar Participant (5 webinars)