Menominee Nation confronts the challenge of climate change

9 January 2019

A new article in Orion Magazine explores how the Menominee Nation is facing the threats of climate change to its forest and way of life. A Penn State-led research team has been working with the College of Menominee Nation’s Sustainable Development Institute to incorporate indigenous knowledge and values into modeling systems that seek to analyze potential strategies for managing their forests in a warming climate. ‹‹read more››

2018 Nobel in Economics Awarded to William Nordhaus and Paul Romer

8 October 2018

William Nordhaus, SCRiM Network lead researcher, is awarded 2018 Nobel Prize in Economics for “for integrating climate change into long-run macroeconomic analysis.” Professor Nordhaus shares this prize with Paul Romer, New York University. ‹‹read more››

Now accepting applications for three new postdoctoral positions

13 September 2018

The Earth and Environmental Systems Institute (EESI) is currently accepting applications for three new postdoctoral scholar positions. ‹‹read more››

'Managing Risk in a Changing Climate' nominated for two regional Emmy awards

16 August 2018

The SCRiM and WPSU film, ‘Managing Risk in a Changing Climate’, has been nominated for two 2018 Mid-Atlantic Emmy awards. The awards will be presented on Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Philadelphia Marriott. ‹‹read more››