Environment

From Lab Bench to Stage

By Courtney Chazen on November 30, 2018 in Climate, Energy, Environment, News, Sustainability

Graduate student and McDonnell International Scholar Po-Cheng Lin delivers the winning presentation at the Three Minute Thesis competition held at the McDonnell Academy 7th International Symposium in Beijing, China. “Have you ever thought about the gasoline or diesel that you use to power your ca...

Greensfelder Forum Honorees

By Courtney Chazen on September 29, 2018 in Climate, Energy, Environment, News, Plants, Sustainability, ... 1 more

On Saturday, September 29, InCEES honored the accomplishments of six Washington University alumni for their leadership in the fields of energy, environment and sustainability at the Greensfelder Forum Awards and Dinner at the Saint Louis Zoo. Listed below are their stories. Click here to view mor...

WashU joins UC3

By Courtney Chazen on September 11, 2018 in Climate, Energy, Environment, Sustainability

Washington University has joined 16 other leading research universities that comprise the University Climate Change Coalition (UC3). UC3 is a new network of institutions from across North America formed on Feb. 6 at the 2018 Higher Education Climate Leadership Summit,  committed to leveraging its...

Changing how buildings are made

By Courtney Chazen on August 14, 2018 in Climate, Energy, Environment, News, Sustainability

From consumer goods to medical devices, 3D printing is reshaping the manufacturing world. But what about construction? Could this technology change the way buildings are made? That’s the question posed by a team from Washington University in St. Louis. Over the past eight months, students from th...