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Prestigious Steedman Fellowship Focuses on Climate Change and Other Global Challenges

The Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts at Washington University in St. Louis (WUSTL) and the American Institute of Architects, St. Louis...

Harvard University Latest to Join Fossil Fuel Divestment Cohort

Harvard University announced Thursday it will no longer invest in fossil fuels, making it the most recent of several higher education institutions to divest...

The Least Diverse Field in Science

Climate change impacts underserved communities the most, yet geoscience remains homogenous Within the span of a few months, 2021 saw some of the worst weather...

Biden Makes Historic Cabinet Nominations for Climate Change

On Thursday, President-elect Joe Biden selected Democratic New Mexico Rep. Deb Haaland as Secretary of Interior, making her the first Indigenous person to serve...

Public Policy Schools Create Research Centers to Help Solve Some of...

Public policy schools tackle society’s greatest challenges by operating research centers and collaboratives dedicated solely to studying policy solutions on education, public health, and...

Environmental Law Students Are Behind a Movement to Protect Underrepresented Communities

The impact of climate change hits politically, socially, and economically disadvantaged communities first and hardest. After a decade of recession in Puerto Rico, where almost half...

Changing the Face of Climate Change Science

Institutions are beginning to see the importance of engaging all groups in the environmental movement If humans continue burning fossil fuels at the current rate,...

Partnership Seeks to Improve Cultural Understanding, Combat Climate Change

Members of Native American tribes face disproportionate challenges due to climate change. According to the 2014 National Climate Assessment, released as part of the...

Partnership Seeks to Improve Cultural Understanding, Combat Climate Change

Members of Native American tribes face disproportionate challenges due to climate change. According to the 2014 National Climate Assessment, released as part of the...