Learn more about the PEWS sustainability initiative here.
Watch our “What is Sustainability” series, featuring UC faculty explaining how sustainability relates to their research.
Our Sustainability Fellows Program allows graduate students to gain experience in sustainability research and planning events.
The University of Cincinnati strives to be a national and academic leader on climate and sustainability research, education, and action. The initiative is interdisciplinary with collaborations between PEWS faculty affiliates and community partners. PEWS Sustainability is an initiative to:
Highlight sustainability research at UC
Support community partnerships with sustainability goals
Host public-facing events about sustainability
This is an initiative is funded by the Research 2030 Initiative of the UC Office of Research.
Sustainability Highlight Videos
PEWS has worked with UC Faculty to create our “What is Sustainability” series. These videos feature UC faculty defining sustainability, explaining how sustainability relates to their research and advice for a sustainable lifestyle. Click on an image below to view the video.
Our Sustainability Fellows Program allows graduate students to gain experience in sustainability research and planning events. Past fellows have worked with faculty affiliates to create the sustainability video series, explored interdisciplinary grant opportunities, and planned sustainability focused events including the Community Partnership for Sustainability Event. Applications for the next round of PEWS Sustainability Fellows will open in the spring semester. Join our mailing list to be the first to know what applications open.
Learn more about the past and current sustainability fellows’ experiences working with PEWS below.
PEWS Sustainability provides support for interdisciplinary, community-partnered research and grant proposals. These include the following:
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We are excited to have PEWS Faculty Affiliates leading the PEWS sustainability initiative.
PEWS hosts several sustainability-focused events each year. The Community Partnership for Sustainability Event highlighted the efforts of local organizations working on issues of sustainability. The UC Sustainability Awards highlighted individuals who are doing groundbreaking sustainability research and work at UC. The Careers in PEWS showcases different public engagement with science careers followed by a Q&A session for students.