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Farms, petroculture and the Environmental Nexus: Four new environmental studies courses and ENV 200 for Spring 2018

December 4, 2017 ・ PEI Staff

Four new environmental studies courses and the popular “Environmental Nexus” class are among the many Spring 2018 offerings from PEI’s Certificate Program in Environmental Studies. Registration begins Dec. 6.

Are the Grandkids Worth It? Climate Change Policy Depends on How We Value Human Population

October 30, 2017

Protecting future generations from environmental destruction depends on how society values human populations.

In ‘The Environmental Nexus,’ students explore the many paths to saving the planet

May 31, 2017 ・ Morgan Kelly

The new course “Environmental Nexus” approaches the environmental crisis from multiple perspectives to prepare students for the future effects of the global environmental crisis .

Climate Policy Simulator Forces Users to Confront Ethics and Science Behind Policy Choices

December 19, 2016 ・ B. Rose Kelly, Woodrow Wilson School

To explain the interconnectivity of science and value judgments, Princeton University’s Climate Futures Initiative (CFI) has launched a climate policy simulator.

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More Aggressive Climate Policies Are Needed to Save the Future Poor

December 8, 2015 ・ Rose Huber

People often believe that future generations will be better off than their predecessors, but this may not be true for today’s impoverished populations.