February 11, 2015Student 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!
October 7, 2014Chicago Maroon: Scientists talk bees at the Field Museum
A panel focused on the importance of preserving pollinator species in urban areas like Chicago.
July 28, 2014Food Patriots Film Aims to Make a Change
Filmmakers Jeff and Jennifer Spitz screen the documentary of their journey to discover the present and future of sustainable food production in the USA.
June 18, 2014Congratulations to the Class of 2014!
Seniors in Environmental Studies presented their research projects at a poster symposium before graduation. We wish them all the best in their future endeavors!
May 26, 2014Can UChicago Divest from Fossil Fuels?
A panel of students and faculty discuss the opportunities and obstacles connected with eliminating University investements in fossil fuels.
May 16, 2014The Calumet Quarter in Pictures & Words
Check out the 2014 Calumet Quarter website, featuring student blogs, essays, photo galleries and more!
April 17, 2014Panel launches PGE's book on The Social Lives of Forests
Editors Kathleen Morrison and Susanna Hecht launch the volume from PGE's inaugural conference on the surprising links between humans and forest transformation.
March 17, 2014PGE Shapes National Green Restaurant Certification
New standard for sustainable industry practices is based on research by students working with Environmental Studies lecturer Sabina Shaikh.
January 30, 2014A Filmmaker's View of Indigenous Solutions to Environmental Crises
November 12, 2013Student View: Balancing Neutrality and Impact in Disaster Relief
During his visit to campus, international humanitarian Peter Walker spoke with students in the Human Impact on the Environment course. Second year undergraduate Hannah Flynn reflects on the strategic considerations underlying disaster relief.