Brown to launch new environmental institute

April 15, 2014

Institute for the Study of Environment and Society (ISES): ISES director Amanda Lynch, left, and colleagues Kim Boekelheide, Jack Mustard, and Leah VanWeyInstitute for the Study of Environment and Society (ISES): ISES director Amanda Lynch, left, and colleagues Kim Boekelheide, Jack Mustard, and Leah VanWeyThe Board of Fellows has approved creation of an Institute for the Study of Environment and Society (ISES) in the coming academic year. Environmental questions range in scale from molecular to planetary and demand research collaboration from many disciplines. The new center will draw on Brown’s strengths in environmental teaching and research to address those questions in a holistic way.

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