Congratulations to RCI Affiliate Josh Kohut (Marine and Coastal Sciences) for receiving the Merle V. Adams award for his achievements within Rutgers Cooperative Extension and his leadership in the Coastal Ocean Observation Lab
Congratulations to the following Rutgers faculty who are contributing authors to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Working Group Report, Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis
Benjamin Horton (Marine and Coastal Sciences)
Robert Kopp (Earth and Planetary Sciences)
David Robinson (Geography)
Alan Robock (Environmental Sciences)
In addition to being a contributing author, Professor Robock is also a lead author of Chapter 8: Anthropogenic and Natural Radiative Forcing.
Department of Energy (DOE) Announces Third Annual Better Buildings Challenge for University TeamsOctober 2, 2013. Department of Energy (DOE) Announces Third Annual Better Buildings Challenge for University Teams. The Buildings Technology Program has invited university teams to offer solutions to the barriers of energy efficiency and clean energy in buildings. University teams will have an opportunity to network with industry, government agencies, and non-profit organizations, which help identify the challenge areas for the research teams to tackle. Student teams can register with DOE through October 21, 2013. See the competition announcement for registration rules and important dates.
Global Energy Essay ContestGlobal Energy Essay Contest opportunity for university students to engage in critical thinking and present their ideas and solutions to tackle the key energy issues that humanity faces today. Submission deadline October 28, 2013.
Chasing Ice: Film Screening, Panel and Pizza Dinner
Wednesday October 23, 2013; 5:45 PM-8:00 PM
Bridging the Climate DivideSave The Date! October 14, 2013. Bridging the Climate Divide: Informing the Response to Hurricane Sandy and Implications for Future Vulnerability.
This conference is open to the Rutgers community and public highlighting the scholarship that Rutgers faculty and staff continue to bring to the climate change arena in commemoration of the 1st anniversary of Hurricane Sandy. Cook Campus Center.