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Daily Iowan: Faculty Workshop Focuses on Sustainability

 A workshop centered on what organizers called “arguably the defining issue of our time” — sustainab...

Daily Iowan: UIEC Hosts "How Psychology Can Save the Planet" Lecture

A lecture hosted by the UI Environmental Coalition explored how psychology can help change attitudes...

Carter Delivers Lecture on Urban Revitalization, Sustainability

Urban revitalization strategist Majora Carter delivered a lecture Monday night about improving commu...

Daily Iowan: Careers in Campus Sustainability Discussed

A new dual major at the University of Iowa aims to promote a career in sustainability, with a focus ...

Iowa Climate Statement 2017: It’s not just the heat, it’s the humidity!

According to Iowa’s leading climate scientists, Iowa has experienced a significant increase in humid...

Iowa Initiative for Sustainable Communities working with RAGBRAI waypoint Decorah to build sustainable future

Over 150 University of Iowa students, faculty, and staff embraced challenging, high-impact projects ...

Daily Iowan: Just Works to Make Waste Water Systems More Affordable

When Craig Just arrived in Goodell, Iowa, with other professors on the University of Iowa Faculty En...

UI researchers conduct survey of PCBs in schools

New research from the University of Iowa shows that polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), chemicals know...

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...

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