Global Change & Sustainability Center

News, Opportunities & Announcements


View distributions of air pollutants in SLC

A pilot project by Logan Mitchell, John Lin,, uses mobile sample collection via TRAX and shows the spatial and temporal distributions of CO2, methane, and ozone in Salt Lake City. Read more

Students launch SmartCommUte

SmartCommUte is a student-initiated, multi-faceted education and outreach project that highlights the benefits of “smart” commuting, with the goal of changing the University community’s commuting behaviors in a way that will lower emissions and help the University meet its sustainability goals.

Undergraduate STEM training

The GCSC and the Center for Science and Math Education welcome our first cohort of U-S2TEM (Undergraduate Sustainability Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) scholars. Read more

Dearing honored for mammalogy research

Denise Dearing has been recognized for her pioneering research on mammalian herbivores in ecological communities.

GCSC Fellows 2014-15

The GCSC is happy to welcome a new cohort of graduate fellows from seven different colleges. Meet them here.

GCSC Events


October 21, 2014
Philip Dennison, Geography


November 4, 2014
Robert Grow, Envision Utah


November 18, 2014
Michelle Baker, iUTAH


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