Global Change & Sustainability Center

News, Opportunities & Announcements


New Graduate Certificate in Sustainability

Beginning Spring, 2015, graduate students and professionals can enroll in a new interdisciplinary graduate certificate program, grounding students in science, society, and policy to address global change and sustainability challenges.

aerial map of Red Butte Creek area

Friends of Red Butte Creek Mini-Grants

Students, faculty, and postdocs are eligible to apply for research, outreach, and education mini-grants to pursue action-oriented projects related to the sustainability and stewardship of Red Butte Creek. Deadline: January 30, 2015.

Congratulations to:

Ken Golden, who joins Sir Edmund Hillary, Neil Armstrong, and Chuck Yeager as a Fellow of the Explorers Club.

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

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

GCSC Events

spring seminars location: 210 ASB


January 13, 2015
Rob Jackson, Stanford University
4:00 pm, 210 ASB


January 27, 2015
Adil Najam, Boston University
4:00 pm, 210 ASB


February 10, 2015
David Whiteman, Atmospheric Sciences
4:00 pm, 210 ASB


February 24, 2015
Bryce Bird, Utah Division of Air Quality
4:00 pm, 210 ASB


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