Agnes Scott College: Women’s Global Leadership Conference

Agnes Scott College’s second annual Women’s Global Leadership Conference, “Building A Better World: Women and Climate Justice” will take place September 23 – 25, 2021. The conference will create the opportunity for internationally recognized scholars, community activists, political leaders, and private sector experts to engage in intentional conversations, form innovative partnerships for addressing climate injustice, … Continue Reading →

Call for submissions: Agnes Scott College’s 2nd Annual Women’s Global Leadership Conference

Agnes Scott College’s second annual Women’s Global Leadership Conference, “Building A Better World: Women and Climate Justice” will take place September 23 – 25, 2021. The conference will create the opportunity for internationally recognized scholars, community activists, political leaders, and private sector experts to engage in intentional conversations, form innovative partnerships for addressing climate injustice, … Continue Reading →

Emory Climate Talks: Talea Mayo

Talea Mayo, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mathematics here at  Emory University, joins Climate Talks for a conversation on Tuesday, March 16 at 4:00 PM.

Climate Change and the Practice of Medicine

Philipsborn, Rebecca Pass MD, MPA; Sheffield, Perry MD, MPH; White, Andrew MD; Osta, Amanda MD; Anderson, Marsha S. MD; Bernstein, Aaron MD, MPH Abstract: “Despite calls for including content on climate change and its effect on health in curricula across the spectrum of medical education, no widely used resource exists to guide residency training programs … Continue Reading →

Climate Change in the Emory Medical Curriculum

By: Office of Sustainability Initiatives When the COVID-19 pandemic reached Georgia and healthcare facilities rapidly developed protocols and procedures for providing care in the new era of coronavirus, Emory’s medical students were pulled out of rotations in hospitals and clinics to shelter in place at home. Students were left pondering a world where global pandemics, … Continue Reading →

New Emory filters save energy and reduce waste!

Emory is currently using MERV 13 High capacity Bag filters on several of the larger lab buildings, including Atwood Chemistry Building.  There are 3 advantages to these new filters. Saves fan energy through a lower pressure drop; it’s small at 59234 KW/yr. Saves labor, as they last 1.5 yrs. Reducing about 4 trips by the … Continue Reading →

Emory Law, Georgia Tech, and UGA Publish Georgia Model Solar Ordinance

From Climate@Emory | July 31, 2018 To help accelerate the smart growth of solar in Georgia, representatives from Emory Law School’s Turner Environmental Law Clinic, Georgia Institute of Technology’s Strategic Energy Institute, and the University of Georgia have published the Georgia Model Solar Zoning Ordinance and accompanying explanatory guide. The ordinance strikes an important balance … Continue Reading →