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Erin Robinson

Associate Professor- Sociology, Canisius College

Dr. Robinson concentrates in the areas of environmental sociology and the study of social movements. She received her Ph.D. from the State University of New York at Buffalo.). Recently, Robinson received a New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Grant for a project entitled “People’s Park Community Development and Sustainability.” This project will address the need to develop and maintain “People’s Park” on Main Street adjacent to the Tri-Main Center, into a sustainable community garden. She also works with the United Way, Tools For Living Working Group, helping to evaluate agencies who are awarded community grants.