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polar ice melting

Environment ·

SPA Kicks Off Webinar Series on Pathways to a Decarbonized Economy and a More Livable Planet

Panel of international experts weighed in on global progress on decarbonization
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Todd Eisenstadt

Environment ·

SPA Professor Takes on the Politics of International Climate Change

Eisenstadt’s agenda showcases evidence-based issues and solutions through webinar series, multiple publications, and a textbook.
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Miranda Dotson

Social Sciences ·

Academic All-Star Miranda Dotson

Anthropology major heading to Northeastern for PhD in Sociology
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Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates spoke to AU students about climate change and his new book.

Science ·

Gates Stresses Optimism in Face of Climate Crisis

Bill Gates painted both optimistic and realistic pictures of climate change during an hour-long virtual conversation.
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Seafood industry worker with fish stocks. Getty.

Research ·

New Research Uncovers Impacts of COVID-19 on Seafood Supply and Demand

Some areas of sector fare better than others when buffering impacts from the pandemic
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Adaptation & Development

Environment ·

SPA Center for Environmental Policy Hosts Panel on Climate Adaptation and Development

The Worldwide Search for Policies to Address Climate Change in Vulnerable Communities
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Looking Ahead: A Roadmap for Healthy Air & Equitable Climate Action for the Biden Administration

Environment ·

SPA Center for Environmental Policy Co-Hosts Panel on Biden Climate Priorities

Experts discuss the path to healthy air and equitable climate action.
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AU groundskeeper Mark Feist

Achievements ·

Grounds Director Gains Professional Association Top Job

Mark Feist has been bringing his vision to the AU campus for 24 years.
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Community by ocean

Environment ·

The Challenge of Protecting the Environment Amid Populist Opposition

Climate change researchers examine the impact of political populism on the ability of countries to protect the environment.
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In the Community ·

Our Hopes for 2021

Faculty share their hopes and dreams for the upcoming year
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