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Technology ·

Social Media Needs a Refresh

Recent attacks on the U.S. Capitol demonstrated that social media platforms can aid in the spread of online disinformation and fuel real-world violence.
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AI and the Future of Work in the United States

Artificial intelligence will change the future of work in the United States, but the consequences will differ across regions and industries.
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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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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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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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Students at Great Falls National Park

Science ·

Environmental Science and Geology Classes Move Outdoors

Hikes through local parks give students opportunity to see region’s geology
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Environment ·

Climate Change Lessons from Some of the World's Most Vulnerable Communities

A November 18 online event discussed strategies to protect Dominica from climate change
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Science ·

2020 Student STEM Magazine Now Online

Catalyst features latest STEM news and projects by AU students
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Environment ·

Lessons on Addressing Climate Change from Bangladesh and the Global South

A CEP panel of experts discussed climate adaptation in Bangladesh
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