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New LED lights in Campus Bookstore

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Bright Lights, Big Savings: LED Lights Installed in Fitness Center and Campus Store

New lighting fixtures will help reduce energy consumption on campus.
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Grass cutout of world continents

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Book Focused on Environmental Policy and Sustainability Receives International Political Science Prize

AU School of Public Affairs' Distinguished Executive-in-Residence Daniel Fiorino’s book, "A Good Life on a Finite Earth: The Political Economy of Green Growth," has been awarded the Charles Levine Prize of the International Political Science Association.
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The British royal coat of arms of a lion and a unicorn, with the words, British Embassy Washington

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British Embassy Calls On AU Students’ Expertise To Eliminate Single-Use Plastics

AU students present research and recommendations to embassy staff, including the deputy head of mission
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A mural of famous people of Black culture at the East River Park Shopping Center.

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From Urban Resilience to Abolitionist Climate Justice in Washington, DC

SIS professor Malini Ranganathan and Eve Bratman, a professor at Franklin and Marshall College, recently published an article which investigates the history of environmental racism and opportunities for climate justice in the District.
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Satellite over Earth

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NASA Partnership Provides Grants for AU Research

Space Grant Consortium funds research opportunities for faculty and students
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Group of presenters at QPRC 2019 conference

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AU Hosts International Data Science Research Conference

Leaders in field gather for prestigious conference
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Panelists at conference

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Environmental Protection Experts Analyze Challenges and Opportunities for EPA

Participants in two-day conference at AU on the future of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency underscored the need for the agency to leverage scientific expertise and share its story widely to gain support and funding needed to do its work.
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Forest stream

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New Survey Suggests Future Directions for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

The Center for Environmental Policy (CEP) at SPA surveyed 1,550 former employees of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) through the EPA Alumni Association about the top challenges and future direction of the agency.
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Underground heating and cooling pipes

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AU Energy Savings To Be Maximized With New Underground Heating System

Installation of hot-water heating system expected to improve energy efficiency and produce carbon savings.
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Reilly Awardees

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Environment Leaders Honored With Annual Reilly Awards

The seventh annual William K. Reilly Awards for Environmental Governance and Leadership, given by AU SPA and its Center for Environmental Policy, recognized two career environmental champions — Kevin Fay and Linda Fisher.
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