‘The Great Derangement,’ Novelist Ghosh’s Meditation on Climate Change, is 2020-21 UConn Reads Selection
October 20, 2020
“The Great Derangement,” a meditation on society’s response to climate change, has been selected as the UConn Reads text for the 2020-21 academic year.
Q&A: When in Drought, Build Resilience
October 16, 2020
The abnormally dry weather Connecticut has experienced in 2020 may not be an anomaly for long.
Evolution on the Smallest of Scales Smooths Out the Patchwork Patterns of Where Animals and Plants Live
October 9, 2020
The next time you find yourself counting down the hours for your car to reach its destination, notice the natural patterns scrolling by your window. Many of these patterns reflect the hidden hand of evolution.
Walk with Me – A Podcast Series to Elevate BIPOC Voices in the Outdoors
October 6, 2020
Neva Taylor ’22 (CLAS) launched a podcast miniseries to explore why many outdoor spaces are unwelcoming to people of color.
Snapshot USA Helps Conservation Efforts By ‘Trapping’ Wildlife on Camera
September 28, 2020
UConn’s Erin Kuprewicz talks about what goes into participating in the largest annual inventory of wildlife in the United States.
UConn Program Joins Technology and Nature to Build Conservation Awareness
September 25, 2020
Area residents are creating ‘story maps’ of conservation land in Eastern Connecticut as part of UConn’s Natural Resources Conservation Academy.
Op-Ed: American Environmentalism’s Racist Roots Have Shaped Global Thinking About Conservation
September 14, 2020
The racist assumptions underlying early US environmentalism have had far-reaching effects.
UConn Expertise Featured in the World Wide Fund for Nature’s Living Planet Report 2020
September 10, 2020
UConn expertise is featured in a new international report about declining wildlife populations.
Summer Undergraduate Researcher Harry Zehner ’21 (CLAS)
September 7, 2020
UConn Senior Harry Zehner is putting his passion about climate change into a research project on carbon pricing.
Explore the Nexus of Climate Change and Public Health in CIRCA’s New Webinar Series
September 4, 2020
A new, free series of webinars explores the connections between climate change and public health.
Summer Undergraduate Researcher Mari Cullerton ’21 (CAHNR)
August 24, 2020
The UConn rising senior is researching secondary mortality agents in forests.