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UChicago anthropologist leads global effort to improve climate change models

PGE's newest working group, LandUse 6k, will help climate models account for humans’ role in changing the environment over the past 10000 years. MORE »

Alice Furumoto-Dawson, 1952-2015

PGE's Community Engagement Associate worked tirelessly to challenge social and environmental injustice. MORE »

Environmental Studies Poster Session & Reception

The Environmental Studies graduating class presents their BA research at our annual Thesis Poster Symposium.  MORE »

Empire of Chaos: Climate Change and the Political Ecology of American Power

Journalist and sociologist Christian Parenti follows up on his book, "Tropic of Chaos: Climate Change and the New Geography of Violence." MORE »

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News Feature: Students help bring sustainability to Chicago’s professional sports

The University News Office reports on the Environnment, Agriculture and Food Working Group's Sustainable Chicago Sports Project.

Student Research Opportunity with EAF

The Environment, Agriculture and Food working group is looking for student members to contribute to the Sustainable Chicago Sports Project. Apply by February 28!

Chicago Maroon: Scientists talk bees at the Field Museum

A panel focused on the importance of preserving pollinator species in urban areas like Chicago.

Can UChicago Divest from Fossil Fuels?

A panel of students and faculty discuss the opportunities and obstacles connected with eliminating University investements in fossil fuels.

The Calumet Quarter in Pictures & Words

Check out the 2014 Calumet Quarter website, featuring student blogs, essays, photo galleries and more!

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