California Gov. Jerry Brown kicked off a two-day conference at UCLA today, where politicians, business leaders, researchers and academics gathered to propose ways to meet Brown's goal of developing localized renewable energy sources that can produce 12,00
Dr. Richard Jackson, chair of the department of Environmental Health Sciences and professor at the IoES, is the host of a new Media & Policy Center documentary about public health and the built environment.
Scientists from UCLA, USC, Caltech and other Southern California research universities gathered at UCLA’s California NanoSystems Institute for a July 13-15 workshop about how to better communicate the importance and excitement of their research to the pub
The Failure of Environmental Education (And How We Can Fix It) by Charles Saylan and UCLA's Daniel T. Blumstein was selected by Time Magazine as an education book to check out.
Threatened with closure just a few months ago, the FlyAway shuttle in Westwood that takes passengers to and from the LAX airport received a six-month reprieve Monday night when the Los Angeles World Airports’ (LAWA) Board of Airport Commissioners agreed t
Learn the final outcomes of the ten Education for Sustainable Living Program Action Research Team projects.
The LA Times featured a Q&A with Albert Carnesale, UCLA chancellor emeritus, professor of public policy and aerospace engineering, and IoES Affiliate, about the Fukushima nuclear crisis, the future of nuclear energy, and his role on the U.S. Dept. of Ener
Held Sunday, June 12, 2011 at UCLA's Korn Convocation Hall.
Halfway through UCLA's program to make campus heating, ventilation and air conditioning more efficient, the program has already cut HVAC energy use by 50 percent in 16 buildings.
Philip Rundel, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and IoES Professor, is the recipient of a 2011 Distinguished Teaching Award.
Professor Jenny Jay, Civil and Environmental Engineering and Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, is the first Pritzker Fellow.
A Sierra Club article mentioned UCLA's ongoing efforts to make eating on campus more environmentally friendly.
UCLA’s Ecology, Economy, Equity group runs a community plot at Sunset Canyon Recreation Center
Institute of the Environment & Sustainability Graduation, June 12, 2011
UCLA Chancellor Gene Block cited research grants that will support ground-breaking labs to study sustainable energy and environmental engineering in his summary of the past year's achievements.
The California Landscape Conservation Cooperative (CA LCC) awarded more than $831,000 for climate science projects in California.
The Los Angeles City Council approved plans for the city’s first bus-only lane last week, a move applauded by some UCLA staff and student groups.
The world's leading expert on cacti biology, UCLA plant physiological ecologist Park S. Nobel is an evangelist for the environmental benefits of the fleshy, water-wise plants known as succulents — and he’s turned his backyard in Southern California’s excl
The Institute of the Environment and Sustainability has just released its Southern California Environmental Report Card, Spring/Summer 2011, Health and the Built Environment, authored by Richard J. Jackson, M.D., M.P.H., Professor and Chair, UCLA Departme
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