MS in Sustainability Science | News

October 12, 2018

The Global Famine was one of the worst humanitarian disasters in history, killing as many people as World War II. A new analysis suggests it could happen again, only worse because of climate change.

 

September 13, 2018

Scientists at Columbia’s Earth Institute are using simulations to test how well different methods protect coastal areas from hurricanes and sea level rise.

September 13, 2018

By enhancing climate models, a project will help to improve forecasts of intense hurricanes like Hurricane Florence.

August 23, 2018

In the U.S., some 2,000 high hazard dams are in need of repairs. A project from the Columbia Water Center is helping to identify the most hazardous ones.

August 21, 2018

A project that anticipates how people will move in response to environmental changes could help to bolster social and humanitarian support for countries in crisis.

July 24, 2018

Columbia’s Center on Global Energy Policy has analyzed how the proposal would affect the U.S. economy and emissions, as well as low-income households. 

July 17, 2018

Rising temperatures and humidity could make summers unbearable in the southeastern U.S. and beyond, according to a study published in December.

June 28, 2018

Columbia’s Center for Climate Systems Research is building a network analysis program that can pinpoint trouble spots in the global food trade system. 

August 23, 2018

In the U.S., some 2,000 high hazard dams are in need of repairs. A project from the Columbia Water Center is helping to identify the most hazardous ones.

June 20, 2018

Billions of people in thousands of cities around the world will soon be at risk from climate-related heat waves, droughts, flooding, food shortages and energy blackouts by mid-century, but many cities are already taking action to blunt such effects, says a new report from a consortium of international organizations.

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Our program offers a part-time option for working professionals. If your company would like to host an information session, please contact us. For more information about the graduate school fairs that we attend throughout the United States, please contact Chandler Precht, Program Manager at cprecht@ei.columbia.edu

 

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