Global Change & Sustainability Center
News, Opportunities & Announcements
Brenda Bowen named GCSC Director
Brenda Bowen, past Associate Director of the GCSC, has been selected to lead the Center. Read more about Brenda, and the legacy of founding Director Jim Ehleringer, here.
Launch of Hestia air quality research tool
Hestia is an innovative data product for air quality research and solutions-focused applications. Hestia characterizes and quantifies hourly carbon dioxide emissions at the building and road-segment levels, and also generates criteria pollutant emission estimates. More
Using urban infrastructure to measure air quality
Read more on how mobile sample collection via urban transit is gathering critical data on air pollution in the Salt Lake valley.
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.
Undergraduate STEM training
The GCSC and the Center for Science and Math Education partner in providing the U-S2TEM (Undergraduate Sustainability Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) scholars program.