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Teaching About Climate Needs to Empower Students Toward Change

Michigan Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Meghan Duffy, studied students in an introductory biology class to see if it impacted their opinions on climate change. October 28, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #EnvironmentandSustainability #Society #ClimateChange #Education #Ecology #MeghanDuffy ​​​​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedEnvironment ​​ #Environment/Sustainability ​


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NASA Helps National Parks Track Impact of Noise, Lighting on Wildlife

School for Environment and Sustainability Professor Neil Carter discusses a new initiative by NASA and the NPS studying how artificial lighting influences animal life and related research on the impact of man-made light in predator-prey relationships. October 16, 2019. # #Environment/Sustainability #web-article #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #Science #Ecology #EarthandEnvironmentalSciences #CharlieFeinerman #NeilCarter


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The Community of Food, Society & Justice Conference

The School for Environment and Sustainability presents the Community of Food, Society & Justice Conference to encourage dialogue about the relationship between power and racial, class, and gender privilege and its impact on food justice. #60+mins #Environment/Sustainability #Conference #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #EnvironmentandSustainability #Society #SocialJustice

 10-18-2019 | 08:00 AM - 08:00 PM ET


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5 Charts Show How Your Household Drives up Global Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Environment & Sustainability Associate Professor Ming Xu discusses how Americans are leaving one of the largest carbon footprints in the world, with transportation being the largest factor. Discussed are the five biggest ways your family can leave a smaller footprint, and improve carbon emission rates. September 10, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #Environment/Sustainability #Society #ClimateSciences #Sustainability ...


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MXL Builds CubeSats to Measure Atmospheric Plasma Bubbles

Michigan Exploration Laboratory Director James Cutler discusses the two TBEx satellites the lab developed and launched, as part of a NASA project, to study upper atmospheric plasma bubbles. August 27, 2019. #5mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #Science #Technology #Environment/Sustainability #SpaceScience #ClimateSciences #Communication #JamesCutler


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US-China Environment and Sustainability Forum

School for Environment and Sustainability to host the US-China Environment and Sustainability Forum, a detailed look at the environmental progress made by both countries and the work that still needs to be done. #60+mins #Environment/Sustainability #Lecture #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #Environment/Sustainability #GovernmentandPolitics #ClimateSciences #ClimateChange #Asia #Global

 10-01-2019 | 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM ET


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Fast Food for Thought

Join the School for Environment and Sustainability for a series of 5-minute fast talks by 10 different faculty members on topics related to food access and agriculture. #60+mins #Environment/Sustainability #Lecture #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #EnvironmentandSustainability #Society #Food/Drink #Agriculture #Sustainability

 10-01-2019 | 05:30 PM - 07:00 PM ET


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U-M Student Recycles Plastic Waste from the Great Lakes Into Clothing

U-M Economics student Jackson Riegler starts his own business, Oshki, the Ojibwe word for "fresh," with the goal of reducing plastic waste in the Great Lakes by collecting it and transforming it into purchasable clothing. August 6, 2019. # #web-article #MichiganNews #Environment/Sustainability #Business #Sustainability #nature #SocialCampaigns #CorporateSocialResponsibility #GreatLakes


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The Bee Lady Talks

#60+mins #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute #Science #Environment/Sustainability #Biology #nature #Sustainability #OLLI ​​​​​​​​​​

 11-04-2019 | 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM ET


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Renewable Energy in Michigan: Technologies, Public Policies, and Trends

#60+mins #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute #Environment/Sustainability #Science #Energy #ClimateChange #PublicPolicy #OLLI

 10-28-2019 | 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM ET