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Iowa Watch: Iowa Develops Science Teaching Standards With No Climate Change Judgment

At first, people who reject predominant scientific findings that humans are the main cause of climat...

Measuring Flood Vulnerability

Which factors affect a community’s vulnerability and resilience to flooding? Through his research, E...

UI professor gets a firsthand look at the business of lawmaking

When it came time for David Cwiertny to plan his sabbatical, a time away from classroom teaching dut...

Students Win Prizes in Frontier Co-op-Tippie Impact Competition

University of Iowa students recently presented their sustainable business ideas for a chance to win ...

Students Brew Up Plan for Sustainable Coffee Maker

Two entrepreneurial students with a knack for sustainability recently took home the gold at the John...

Iowa Initiative for Sustainable Communities Honors Laurian

Lucie Laurian, associate professor in the School of Urban and Regional Planning (URP), received the ...

Craig Just Wins Teaching Sustainability Award

The Institute of Industrial Engineers Sustainable Development Division has awarded Craig Just the 20...

Hawkeye Service Teams Work on Urban Farms Over Spring Break

University of Iowa students on two Hawkeye Service Teams spent their spring break working on sustain...

Sustainable Citizen: Elizabeth Hubing

Name: Elizabeth Hubing Position(s) on Campus:  Marketing/ communications intern for sustainability a...

Daily Iowan: Thinking Globally About Air Pollution

UI Professor Gregory Carmichael discusses the effects of air pollution in the 34th presidential lect...

Students Can Compete in Sustainability Business Model Competition

University of Iowa students have the opportunity to compete for cash prizes while developing a busin...

UI Students Create 30,000 Hands Volunteer Web Platform

A group of University of Iowa students behind the development of 30,000 Hands, a web platform connec...

Iowa Flood Center Completes Statewide Floodplain Mapping Project

Easy-to-access, science-based information is one of the best tools we have to protect ourselves from...

Daily Iowan: Lecture Focuses on Flint Water Crisis

An environmental champion on Thursday night highlighted the dangers of ignoring corruption and how i...

Daily Iowan: Climate Change Front and Center at Festival

The University of Iowa Museum of Natural History was packed full with professors, students, and Iowa...

Iowa Climate Statement Urges Action on Climate-Smart Agriculture

“Iowa’s record September rainfall and flooding reminds us that climate change is real and needs to b...

UI wins $3 million grant to launch water sustainability graduate program

The University of Iowa has received a five-year, $3 million National Science Foundation Research Tra...

UI scientists using sunlight and water to make clean energy

University of Iowa researchers are working with a California-based startup company to make clean ene...

Helping Cities Prepare For Growth

As cities grow and populations move, policy makers want to see the signs as soon as possible in orde...

Hydroponics Project Wins Frontier-Tippie Sustainability Impact Competition

A team overseeing the growth of soil-free lettuce now has $1,000 to reinvest in its project.The firs...

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