Meet our IU Statewide Sustainability intern, Kathrine Schulze! Kathrine is a senior pursuing a degree in Journalism and History with a minor in Law and Public Policy. She is most interested in how sustainable practices and policies can be applied to different organizations. She is working to coordinate sustainable practices across all of IU's campuses … Continue reading Intern Spotlight: Kathrine Schulze
By Jacob Mills, 2020 Transitions Lab Intern One of my primary objectives as the 2020 Transitions Lab intern is to explore methods of connecting the academic programs of the Transitions Lab to the operational practices of the university. My plan for this spring is to focus largely on the 2020 Sustainability Scholars' projects that have … Continue reading Envisioning Operationalized Sustainability in Universities
Meet our Transitions Lab intern, Jacob Mills! Jacob is a sophomore studying environmental and sustainability studies, geographic information systems, and labor studies. As the Transitions Lab intern, he helps coordinate the 2020 Sustainability Scholars undergraduate research program and other initiatives undertaken by the 2020 Transitions Lab. Jacob is a former sustainability scholar and has worked on a project researching … Continue reading Intern Spotlight: Jacob Mills
Household waste increases by 25% between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day, sending an additional 1 million tons per week to our landfills. It doesn’t have to be that way.
By Chad Clady, Program Evaluation Intern I have been working with the Office of Sustainability as the Program Evaluation intern since this past summer. In addition to my work at the Office, I am currently a graduate student at SPEA studying policy analysis and environmental policy and natural resource management. I began a project during the … Continue reading Surveying Campus Sustainability Culture
Meet our Program Evaluation intern, Chad Clady! Chad is in his year of IU’s School of Public and Environmental Affairs’ Master’s Program, where he is concentrating his studies on policy analysis and environmental policy and natural resource management. Chad also attended Indiana University as an undergraduate studying environmental management. Chad is eager to continue to … Continue reading Intern Spotlight: Chad Clady
By Zoe Need, Environmental Quality and Land Use Intern Since IU’s beginnings, trees have been an important feature of campus landscaping and culture. Trees reduce energy costs by producing shade, absorb carbon dioxide and air pollutants, and absorb storm water. Additionally, trees add aesthetic value to campus. From 2015 to 2016, a handful of IU … Continue reading Common Campus Tree Scavenger Hunt