Planet and People

UN forest accounting loophole allows CO2 underreporting by EU, UK, US

2018-05-03T17:22:00-04:00

by Justin Catanoso Emissions accounting helps determine whether or not nations are on target to achieve their voluntary Paris Agreement reduction goals. Ideally, the global community’s CO2 pledges, adjusted downward [...]

UN forest accounting loophole allows CO2 underreporting by EU, UK, US2018-05-03T17:22:00-04:00

People of all Faiths Face Climate Change with Hope, Action, Urgency

2017-06-13T16:57:29-04:00

by Justin Catanoso Two years after Pope Francis launched Laudato Si, the Vatican’s plea to save the earth, Trump rejected its tenets and the Paris Agreement. But people of all [...]

People of all Faiths Face Climate Change with Hope, Action, Urgency2017-06-13T16:57:29-04:00

Celebration of the inaugural Masters in Sustainability class

2015-05-19T14:01:10-04:00

Photo: Scott McCullough On May 7th, the inaugural class of Wake Forest Masters in Sustainability (MASus) graduate students and the program faculty celebrated their time together, and the [...]

Celebration of the inaugural Masters in Sustainability class2015-05-19T14:01:10-04:00

CEES in Belize

2015-04-08T11:09:09-04:00

Photo: Scott McCullough The Lighthouse Reef Atoll off the coast of Belize, one of the most pristine marine environments in the Caribbean Sea, has become an educational destination [...]

CEES in Belize2015-04-08T11:09:09-04:00

Sustainability Practica: Investigation to Action

2015-01-29T10:11:14-05:00

In November, MA Sustainability students investigated and articulated sustainability-related organizational challenges during an in-class session with Winston-Salem based clients. This living learning laboratory experience was one step in preparing students [...]

Sustainability Practica: Investigation to Action2015-01-29T10:11:14-05:00

PRO+ECT event reveals ocean issues

2015-01-29T09:53:48-05:00

For a conservation event with potentially apocalyptic connotations, Thursday’s PRO+ECT (Pledging Responsibility for Oceans and Environmental Change Today) event in Brendle Recital Hall was frank, optimistic and self-aware: panelist and [...]

PRO+ECT event reveals ocean issues2015-01-29T09:53:48-05:00

GMO’s: Fear, Facts, Farms, and Food

2014-12-10T10:10:49-05:00

By Gloria Muday and Susan Fahrbach, Department of Biology Every day, we decide what to eat. These daily decisions have profound impact on both our own health and the health [...]

GMO’s: Fear, Facts, Farms, and Food2014-12-10T10:10:49-05:00

UN Climate Change Conference

2014-12-09T15:37:04-05:00

Photo credit: Justin Catanoso Every year the world comes together to discuss progress on combating climate change.  The UN Framework Convention on Climate Change hosts the COP--the Conference [...]

UN Climate Change Conference2014-12-09T15:37:04-05:00

What’s the problem?

2014-11-04T11:08:51-05:00

The secret to a great solution is a well-articulated problem. Unfortunately, we seem hardwired to jump into solution development mode prematurely; we imagine all the benefits that a particular outcome [...]

What’s the problem?2014-11-04T11:08:51-05:00
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