Tag: Climate Change

2023 Anthony Janetos Climate Action Prize Winner Announced

Photo by Jake Belcher Boston University recently awarded the third annual Anthony Janetos Climate Action Prize to Carly Golden (Molecular & Translational Medicine, CAMED ’27) for her research, in collaboration with Dr. Angie Serrano, Saylor Williams (Serrano Lab Manager), and Greg Miller (CReM Lab Manager), which aims to reduce plastic waste and energy consumption in […]

2022 Anthony Janetos Climate Action Prize Winners Announced

Boston University has awarded the second annual Anthony Janetos Climate Action Prize to Olivia Henning (Environmental Analysis and Policy, CAS ’22) and Lucia Vilallonga (Statistics and Computer Science, CAS ’22) for their research on quantifying BU employee air travel emissions. The Prize, which includes a financial gift to the winners, is awarded annually to the […]

Visiting Research Fellow Pablo Suarez Authors List of Eight Humanitarian Insights from Latest IPCC Report

Pablo Suarez, a Visiting Research Fellow at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, recently co-authored a series of eight humanitarian insights derived from the Working Group II’s contribution to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) Sixth Assessment Report, which looks at ecosystems, biodiversity, and human communities at global […]

Visiting Research Fellow Pablo Suarez Co-Authors List of Seven Humanitarian Insights from New IPCC Report

Confused? Terrified? Seeking inspiration? See our 7 Key #Humanitarian Insights from Latest #IPCC Report. "Rapid, far-reaching, unprecedented changes are needed in all aspects of society to #coexist with climate change and avoid its worst consequences" https://t.co/cjJXoUiPxw 1/ pic.twitter.com/DGUOVx4OzP — Pablo Suarez (@PabloSurGames) August 9, 2021 Pablo Suarez, a Visiting Research Fellow at the Frederick S. […]

Pardee Center Hosts Two-Day Conference on the Future of Carbon Pricing

On July 30 and 31, 2021, the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future at Boston University’s Pardee School of Global Studies hosted a two-day virtual conference of panels and keynote addresses exploring the future of carbon pricing. The first day, which featured a keynote address by Geoffrey M. Heal (Professor […]

Inaugural Anthony Janetos Climate Action Prize Winners Announced

Boston University recently awarded the inaugural Anthony Janetos Climate Action Prize to Gayatri Sundar Rajan (Mechanical Engineering, ENG ’22) and Keeley Bombard (Earth & Environment, CAS ’22) for their outstanding contributions to sustainability efforts at BU. The Prize, which includes a financial gift to the winners, is awarded annually to the student or team of […]

Pardee Center Co-sponsors Webinar on Prospects for Climate Policy under President Biden Featuring Congressman Sean Casten

The Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future recently co-sponsored a webinar in the Institute for Sustainable Energy’s (ISE) “Energy of the Future” series featuring special guest speaker U.S. Representative Sean Casten (IL-06). Rep. Casten, a scientist and clean energy entrepreneur, discussed the best and most likely path forward for Congressional […]

Laurence Delina Authors Two New Papers on Southeast Asia Climate Policy

Laurence Delina, a Visiting Research Fellow at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, recently authored two new papers on climate change and sustainable development policy in Southeast Asia. In the first paper, published in the journal Climatic Change, he explores the potential for future geoengineering research in Southeast Asia. […]