• From Ketchup to California Cuisine
    Switzer Fellow Thought Leadership

    From Ketchup to California Cuisine

    Fellow Ildi Carlisle-Cummins explores how the mechanical tomato harvester prompted today's food movement.

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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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Improving Aquatic Connectivity and Resiliency to Major Storms in the Adirondack Region

It is easy to overlook the pipes and boxes carrying water under our roads, but these parts of our transportation infrastructure can have huge impacts on freshwater health and road safety. 2003 Fellow Jessica Levine is working in the northeastern United States to replace and upgrade road crossings to benefit aquatic species and habitat along with other community goals.

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Aug 12, 2015
Ruth Steiner, a professor of urban and regional planning at UF, moved here from the San Francisco Bay area about 20 years ago. Compared to back then, she said, traffic counts on major roads like 13th...Read more >
Aug 12, 2015
Identifying Violations Affecting Neighborhoods (IVAN) is an innovative program of environmental monitoring, reporting, and enforcement in California. It is intended to improve health and conditions...Read more >
Aug 11, 2015
As part of the 2015 Fletcher Annual Inclusion Forum, Inclusion, Inc. hosted by the Institute for Business in the Global Context, Fletcher students Chris Maroshegyi and Laura London sat down with...Read more >
Aug 11, 2015
For many low-income children in Connecticut, summer isn't a time filled with fun trips to the beach or chances to learn. This often leads to something called "summer slide," as they...Read more >

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