The School of Public and Environmental Affairs at Indiana University Bloomington is among the top five in the world, according to a new international ranking of schools of public administration.
Weather whiplash is the term for increasingly common swings between droughts and floods as a result of climate change.
A forum featuring Indiana University faculty experts on environmental policy and environmental science and a lecture by a top Environmental Protection Agency official in the Obama administration will highlight Earth Week activities April 15 to 22 at IU Bloomington.
IU will honor six faculty members and a graduate student for excellence in teaching and service to the university during the 2017 Celebration of Outstanding Teaching Awards dinner at the Indiana Memorial Union.
Faculty and graduate students from the Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs played key roles in producing a detailed guide for policymakers developing carbon taxes aimed at slowing climate change. The guide was released last week by the World Bank.
Data on atmospheric levels of toxic pollutants in samples collected near the Great Lakes are now available to researchers and the public.
Indiana University President Michael A. McRobbie presided over today's dedication of the Paul H. O'Neill Graduate Center, home to the top-ranked public affairs and environmental science and policy graduate programs in IU's School of Public and Environmental Affairs.
Researchers Sanya Carley, Denvil Duncan, John D. Graham, Saba Siddiki, and Nikolaos Zirogiannis at Indiana University say the economy would experience short-term pain but see long-term gain if the federal government presses ahead with fuel mileage and greenhouse gas emission standards for autos manufactured in 2017 to 2025.