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Suarez Participates in Ecological Forecasting Initiative Session on Humor and Problem-Solving

Pablo Suarez, a Visiting Research Fellow at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, recently joined the Ecological Forecasting Initiative (EFI) for a participatory webinar titled “Serious Fun: Reimagining Virtual Events on Ecological Forecasting.” During the session, Suarez explored how the inclusion of spontaneity, humor, and games can make virtual […]

Fulweiler Co-Authors Third Paper Resulting from Pardee Center Workshop on Oyster-Mediated Denitrification

Robinson (Wally) Fulweiler, a Professor of Biology and Earth & Environment, co-authored a new paper exploring using oysters for long-term removal of nitrogen from coastal ecosystems. In the paper, published in the journal Environmental Science & Technology, the authors explain that the complex biogeochemistry of denitrification has limited policy consideration of oyster-mediated denitrification within nutrient […]

Harris Co-Authors New Paper on the Role of Private Sector on Universal Healthcare in Brazil and Thailand

Joseph Harris, an associate professor of Sociology and a Faculty Associate at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, co-authored a new paper exploring the role of the private sector on countries’ universal healthcare programs, focusing specifically on the experiences in Brazil and Thailand. The paper was published in the journal Global […]

Ray and Fulweiler Co-Author Paper on Assessing Denitrification in Oyster Habitats

Former Pardee Center Graduate Summer Fellow Nicholas Ray and Faculty Research Fellow Prof. Robinson (Wally) Fulweiler co-authored a new paper presenting a review of how we assess denitrification in oyster habitats. In recent years, oyster aquaculture has been recognized as a novel technique to remove excess nitrogen from coastal ecosystems. In this paper, published in the […]

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 […]

Faculty Research Fellows Deese & Holm Launch Podcast with BU’s The Politica on Future of Democracy

Sam Deese and Michael Holm, Senior Lecturers in the College of General Studies and Faculty Research Fellows at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, have launched a podcast exploring the challenges democracy faces around the world in the 21st century. The podcast, titled “How Democracy Survives,” is hosted in […]

Faculty Research Fellow Pamela Templer Wins 2021 University Provost’s Scholar-Teacher of the Year Award

Pamela Templer, a Professor in the Department of Biology and a Faculty Research Fellow at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future, was recently named the winner of the 2021 University Provost’s Scholar-Teacher of the Year Award. The award recognizes “outstanding scholars who excel as teachers inside and outside the […]