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Roper Pocket Park

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New Sustainability Plan Pushes AU Forward for Next Five Years

The action plan helps prepare for climate change impacts.
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power plant emitting fumes

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Earth Day Brings Attention to Climate on World Stage and at AU

On the day of President Joe Biden’s global summit on climate change, the SPA Center for Environmental Policy gathered experts to discuss the costs of reducing greenhouse gas emissions - and the cost of falling short.
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Title slide for The Perfect Weapon Book Review

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Book Review - The Perfect Weapon: War, Sabotage and Fear in the Cyber Age

Book review of The Perfect Weapon: War, Sabotage and Fear in the Cyber Age by David E. Sanger. (New York, US: Broadway Books, 2019).
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Decarbonization and Net Zero Emissions: The View from Nation-state Analysis

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CEP Hosts Third Webinar in Decarbonization Series

Nation-state analysts exchanges views on carbon reduction efforts
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Title slide for The Perfect Weapon Book Review

Technology ·

Book Review - The Perfect Weapon: War, Sabotage and Fear in the Cyber Age

Book review of The Perfect Weapon: War, Sabotage and Fear in the Cyber Age by David E. Sanger. (New York, US: Broadway Books, 2019).
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Unbreathable: The Fight for Healthy Air

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AU Professor’s Film Inspires Environmental Action

Unbreathable is a centerpiece of green film festivals.
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Ober 2015

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AU Alumna Advocates for Climate Refugees

Ober found her calling through an SIS course.
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Sustainability at AU

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Leading the Charge for a Healthier Planet

AU is the nation's first carbon neutral university.
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Abraham Correa-Medina

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Scholar-Athlete Abraham Correa-Medina

Student’s path to medical school filled with success on the mat and in the classroom
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Decarbonization: The View from Some Economic Sectors

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Economic Sector and Policy Experts Discuss Climate Change Efforts and Challenges

Representatives from industry and academia said avoiding severe climate change will take a continuous and escalating effort over the next three decades.
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