• Grant takes Cleaver to Ireland for conference on scallops
    Grant Outcome

    Grant takes Cleaver to international conference

    Fellow Caitlin Cleaver presented in Ireland on scallops thanks to a Switzer Professional Development Grant.

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  • Hey scientist! Are you ready to talk to the media?
    On Communications

    Hey scientist! Are you ready to talk to the media?

    Sarah Moffitt shares some hard-won perspective about what works for her... and where she still needs practice.

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  • Race matters in environmental leadership
    On Leadership

    Race matters in environmental leadership

    Executive Director Lissa Widoff asks how we can begin to bridge perspectives as a Foundation in light of recent events in Charleston and church burnings in the south.

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Thinking Ahead about Climate Change in Sonoma County

We have a number of Fellows leading in Sonoma County, working to understand the impacts of climate change at a micro level and develop solutions to improve local resiliency to climate change impacts that could be rolled out nationally.

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Oct 7, 2015
The fall semester has officially begun and, along with welcoming our new students, College of the Pacific is happy to welcome four new faculty members. Several have moved from out-of-state to join...Read more >
Oct 6, 2015
A research team lead by Indiana University faculty member Rebecca Lave has been awarded a National Science Foundation grant to study the introduction of market-based environmental conservation...Read more >
Oct 5, 2015
"I spend a lot of time in the woods, and I'm not concerned that what we're seeing this year is particularly unusual," said Frank Lowenstein, deputy director of the New England...Read more >
Oct 2, 2015
It seems that almost every week, another major food company announces plans to remove artificial colors and flavors from their products. In the past six months, major food companies such as Nestle,...Read more >

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