UW Today

Lisa Graumlich

June 23, 2016

UW is top producer of earth and environment research

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The University of Washington published the most earth and environmental science research last year, outpacing all other universities worldwide, according to a new report from Nature Index.

March 11, 2016

Video contest challenges students to creatively define climate change

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The UW’s School of Environmental and Forest Sciences is hosting its second-annual contest for undergraduate and high school students in Washington to create videos about what climate change means to them, in three minutes or less.

January 6, 2014

‘Future of Ice’ initiative marks new era for UW polar research


The UW’s new “Future of Ice” initiative includes several new research hires, a new minor in Arctic studies and a free winter lecture series.

March 11, 2013

Long-term relationships, access to data drive sustainability institutions’ success

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Successful sustainability initiatives need to be grounded in long-standing relationships among scientists, local communities and decision-makers, UW’s Lisa Graumlich told a session on sustainability science at AAAS.