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Global Change & Sustainability Center
Air pollution is a major problem in Utah and around the world.
As a tier-one research institution with a world-class health center, the U is uniquely positioned to develop new approaches to addressing climate change.
“Friends of Red Butte Creek and the Global Change & Sustainability Center awarded me a grant to create art of the wildlife in the Red Butte Creek area and I was able to combine that with my master’s degree project. I spent a year working in the Research Natural Area above Red Butte Garden, and the creek below it.”
Graduate students in the “Global Changes and Society” course knew they were signing up for an interdisciplinary project, but they never imagined that project would be a museum.
Society, Water and Climate Research Group melds scientific perspectives toward finding sustainable water solutions in a changing world.
University honors nine campus leaders with Alta Sustainability Leadership Awards at the Environment and Sustainability Research Symposium.
An interdisciplinary series of campus events hosted by UtahPresents and the Sustainability Office sparks new ideas about science, dance, social justice and sustainability.
Students lead effort to implement glass recycling on campus.
After three years as associate director of the Global Change & Sustainability Center, Bowen becomes director on July 1, leading the next era of interdisciplinary environmental and sustainability research.