• Switzer Fellow Thought Leadership

    How will California ensure residents get clean water?

    Mike Antos and colleagues say Safe and Affordable Drinking Water program must address social and political factors to succeed.

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  • Put Your Money Where Their Mouth Is

    Fellow Candice Youngblood published law journal note on actualizing environmental justice by amplifying community voices.

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  • Switzer Fellows in the News

    1930s redlining leads to hotter neighborhoods today

    Fellow Morgan Grove on team that discovered temperature differences of up to 13 degrees with non-redlined neighborhoods.

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Fellow Cassandra Brooks returned in December 2019 from a three-week Antarctic expedition organized by Homeward Bound Project, a worldwide initiative that began in 2016 to “heighten the influence and impact of women in making decisions that shape our planet,” according to the organization.

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Mar 12, 2020
For more than three years, the Trump administration has prided itself on working with industry to unshackle companies from burdensome environmental regulations. But as the Environmental Protection...Read more >
Mar 12, 2020
In the face of potential climate catastrophe, some have questioned whether it’s moral to become a parent — is such a burden fair to the broken planet, or to the child who would inherit it? But Sarah...Read more >
Mar 12, 2020
Tamara Marcus has received an American Scandinavian Foundation fellowship to return to Abisko, Sweden for nine months to continue her research on lake sediments and Sami data access issues.Read more >
Mar 12, 2020
From a press release from sistema.bio , the company started by Fellow Alex Eaton: The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation today unveiled Sistema.bio was one of the highest-scoring proposals...Read more >

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