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Sabin Center for Climate Change Law Seeks an Intern

The intern will work with our staff on various research and writing projects relating to climate change and environmental policy.

by |September 20, 2017
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The Centrality of Science to Sustainability

The growth of this field of study is one of the reasons I am optimistic that we will overcome and meet the challenges of climate change and global sustainability.

by |September 18, 2017
Introducing the Sustainability Science Program

The Earth Institute’s Newest Sustainability Program Begins in January 2018

Sustainability Science graduates will have the scientific know-how to help organizations improve their environmental performance.

by |August 31, 2017
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Earth Institute Postdoctoral Research Program Now Accepting Applications for 2018

Doctoral candidates or recent grads interested in researching food security, energy, climate, poverty, disease and/or environmental problems have until 10/31 to apply.

by |August 30, 2017
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Internships Available at Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment

Turn in your application for a Fall 2017 internship by September 15.

by |August 29, 2017
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It’s Not Too Late to Become an Earth Institute Intern or Research Assistant

Several labs, grants, and fellowships are still accepting applications.

by |August 23, 2017
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Sustainable Macroeconomics Class Seeks Teaching Assistant

Taught by Jeffrey Sachs, the Massive Open Online Course will focus on the new directions of macroeconomic analysis required to integrate sustainable development challenges.

by |August 21, 2017
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Women may Bear the Brunt of Climate Change’s Impacts

The effects of climate change aren’t equitable from a gender perspective; women are generally disproportionately impacted by climate change in comparison to their male counterparts.

by |August 17, 2017
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With Fulbright Grant, Alum Will Study Arctic Ocean Protection

David Prieto, 2015 graduate of the Master of Science in Sustainability Management program, has been awarded a Fulbright-National Science Foundation Arctic Research Grant focused on interdisciplinary issues across the Arctic.

by |August 8, 2017
Mike Tuckfelt, MPA ESP Class of 2018

Why This Marine Corps Veteran is Studying Sustainability Policy

Mike Tuckfelt is a current MPA in Environmental Science and Policy student and a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps. In an interview, he talks about his goal of learning how to influence sustainability policy and how to educate decision-makers about sustainability issues.

by |August 7, 2017