Philosopher and environmental expert Dale Jamieson brought with him a serious message about global warming during his recent visit to USC.
Early in his appearance on campus, Jamieson declared that “the window for action… more>
Faculty and doctoral students from the USC College’s Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies are in Antarctica to see if and how small unpalatable algae turn into building blocks for the marine… more>
What’s cleaner than coal, as renewable as solar energy and as ingenious as any of the cutting-edge alternative energy sources now being proposed for cars?
The answer is microbe power, and if a USC team’s efforts… more>
Hardhats and shiny shovels notwithstanding, the recent groundbreaking at the Catalina Island campus of the USC Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies was not your typical university celebration. The invite advised island… more>
Universities hire new faculty as openings come up, mostly one at a time and sometimes in multiples, but never before has a university invited candidates to self-organize into a team, choose their own research direction and… more>