environment

Green the Church 2019

By Courtney Chazen on December 10, 2019 in Climate, Environment, News, Sustainability, Video

St. Louis hosted the 2019 Green the Church Summit, the largest environmental justice and sustainability conference for the Black Church. Washington University was a co-sponsor of the event, which included an array of discussions including the Green New Deal, building efficiency and water conserva...

2019 InCEES Summer Interns Announced

By Courtney Chazen on April 9, 2019 in News

For the third year in a row, InCEES will oversee a 10-week Summer Research Internship program for Washington University undergraduates. The program exposes students to hands-on research in a lab or field-based setting. Additionally, it is an opportunity for students to further their interest in r...

PARC Education & Outreach Mini-Grant Deadline

By myralopez on July 21, 2016 in

This program encourages students, postdoctoral associates and educators to develop creative community outreach activities around bioenergy and the environment.  The Education & Outreach Mini-Grant program is designed to bring bioenergy and environmental concepts to classrooms & to the pub...

St. Louis Earth Day Festival

By myralopez on June 24, 2016 in

The St. Louis Earth Day Festival is a premier destination for the public to learn about a wide-range of environmental issues, including  sustainable products and services offered by local businesses and organizations. Participants can meet area non-profits that share Earth Day values, catch local...

Hot Topics: Biofuels and Algae

By myralopez on May 31, 2016 in

Workshop for grades 5-12 teachers. Explore the use of classroom built photobioreactors as a tool for students to gain a deeper understanding of the process of photosynthesis and authentic experimentation. A model photobioreactor will be built during the workshop. The workshop will continue with a...

Hot Topics: Human Impacts on the Environment

By myralopez on May 31, 2016 in

Workshop for grades 5-12 teachers. Participants will understand how scientists and engineers are staying climate and our atmosphere as well as water quality issues and solutions. View FLYER. Click here to register.