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Dancers in Company Explore Collective Action, Sustainability
Dancers in Company Explore Collective Action, Sustainability

Lighting dims as music dissipates into silence. Suddenly, frustration and anger begin to settle along with the feelings of being trapped in a seemingl...

Seamans Center Annex Emphasizes Collaboration and Sustainability
Seamans Center Annex Emphasizes Collaboration and Sustainability

In this Daily Iowan article, it's noted that the new Seamans Center Annex focuses on the importance of sustainability. At the top of the building, the...

Daily Iowan: UI Team Studies Financial Viability of New Process to Make Ethanol
Daily Iowan: UI Team Studies Financial Viability of New Process to Make Ethanol

Researchers have found a possibly revolutionary process of creating ethanol, and UI students think it could make some money.Researchers in Tennessee h...

Daily Iowan: If everyone lived like Iowa City residents, we’d need four Earths to support the population
Daily Iowan: If everyone lived like Iowa City residents, we’d need four Earths to support the population

A new study revealed that if everyone lived the way Iowa City residents do, we would need four Earths.If everyone in the world lived like people do in...

Daily Iowan: UI faculty,students expand search abroad for clean energy
Daily Iowan: UI faculty,students expand search abroad for clean energy

H.S. Udaykumar and other faculty and students work on a project to bring cleaner energy sources to undeveloped parts of India. In the United States, i...

UI Researchers Study Financial Viability of Turning Greenhouse Gas into Ethanol Fuel
UI Researchers Study Financial Viability of Turning Greenhouse Gas into Ethanol Fuel

From the Des Moines Register:Somewhere within the walls of a Tennessee lab, researchers stumbled upon an accidental finding that could potentially rev...

Daily Iowan: UI holds first Meatless Monday at dining halls
Daily Iowan: UI holds first Meatless Monday at dining halls

On Monday, University of Iowa students may have noticed something different at the dining halls. As part of the theme semester “Climate for Change,” t...

Daily Iowan: RecycleMania returns to UI
Daily Iowan: RecycleMania returns to UI

For the next few months, recycling will become a competitive sport.The University of Iowa Office of Sustainability has launched its 2018 RecycleMania ...

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Chasing Coral Documentary Screening


7:00 PM

Voxman Music Building

Live Stream from Coe College: Yvon Chouinard and Craig Mathews


7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Pappajohn Business Building

"Plastic Paradise" Film Screening


6:45 PM - 8:20 PM

Phillips Hall

Martin Moskovits- "Plasmon-assisted Artificial Photosynthesis"


3:30 PM

Iowa Advanced Technology Laboratories

Jerrry Schnoor: Climate Change and Policy


6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Iowa City Senior Center

History of the World: Thinking Climate and Environment


5:30 PM - 7:20 PM

Iowa City Public Library


News & Events Climate Narrative Blog

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