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These stories offer a glimpse of the many ways in which faculty and students are addressing some of today's greatest challenges in the Earth and environmental sciences.

Small Steps to Sustainability: Changing Behavior

Line dry your clothes? Eat less sushi? What motivates people to change their behaviors for the greater good?

Got Questions?: Choosing Sustainability

Sustainable Advice for a Green Earth (SAGE) students take on complex questions about how to be green.

Joint MS Graduates Take the Plunge: Crossing Boundaries

Newly minted E-IPER environmental leaders head out into the real world.

Global Reach: Crossing Boundaries

E-IPER students disperse to tackle world problems.

E-IPER Dissertations Stack Up: Creating Change

Students' theses yield insights into land use conflicts, climate change risks, and water scarcity.

Training the Next Generation: Collaborating Locally

E-IPER PhD students mentor the next generation of scholars and leaders.

Students' Voices: Communicating Discoveries

Clean hands and green products, transportation and evapo-transporation – E-IPER students share their work at conferences and in publications.

Climate Agreement or Bust?: Creating Policy

An E-IPER student shares what he saw and learned at the December COP15 climate negotiations in Copenhagen.

Life Beyond E-IPER: Crossing Boundaries

Graduates reflect on their E-IPER experience and their careers working on climate policy in Washington DC.