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January 2014

Combining Environmental Science, Policy, and Economics

Publish Date: 
Friday, January 31, 2014 (All day)

Before graduating from Princeton University in 2007, Steve Anderson '07 realized he wanted to pursue a career that combined his passions for environmental policy, science, and economics. For that reason, Anderson - a Woodrow Wilson School major - decided to obtain a certificate in environmental studies, a decision that helped pave the way to law school and to his current job as a staff attorney for the United States Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Office of General Counsel in Washington D.C.

The Impacts of Human Responses

Publish Date: 
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 (All day)

PEI and Andlinger Joint Call for Proposals

Publish Date: 
Monday, January 6, 2014 (All day)

Tiny Acts of Microbe Justice Help Reveal How Nature Fights Freeloaders

Publish Date: 
Monday, January 6, 2014 (All day)

Challenge Is Doubly Great for the Developing World

Publish Date: 
Sunday, January 5, 2014 (All day)

By the time antibiotics were widely introduced in the 1940s, infectious diseases were already in decline in high-income countries thanks to improvements in sanitation and the introduction of vaccines. In many developing countries, on the other hand, antibiotics were introduced against a backdrop of high infection rates with inadequate water and sanitation, poor vaccination rates and rampant spread of pathogens in hospitals.