Tagged Environmental Health Sciences

12 Public Health Tips to Help with Your Midterms

by Augusta Williams in the Department of Environmental Health Sciences, MPH ’15 Surprisingly, we’re officially almost halfway through the semester. Second-year students have applied for graduation and are either searching for jobs or have been accepted into medical and professional schools. First-year students are applying to practicums, adjusting to life after the Core, and wondering…

SEA of Thoughts

by Augusta Williams in the Department of Environmental Health Sciences, MPH ’15   Drs. Jeff Shaman and Stephen Morse spoke on the intersections between infectious disease and climate change in the third SEA of Thoughts luncheon held by the Students for Environmental Action (SEA) on November 10, 2014. The vivid conversation began with a discussion…

Career Day at Mailman

Futures in the Making: Career Day at Mailman

by Augusta Williams in the Department of Environmental Health Sciences, MPH ’15   Walking into a room filled with anxious young professionals in business attire who are wielding resumes and business cards can be an intimidating experience, whether it is your first time attending a Career Day event, or your tenth. I’m actually planning on…

Saving Each Other, Together

By Augusta Williams in the Department of Environmental Health Sciences, MPH ’15 I’ve been passionate about climate change since I became an atmospheric science major as an undergraduate student. When I first heard about the People’s Climate March a few months ago, I knew that it was something I needed to be a part of.…

People's Climate March

Individuals Taking Action Together Can Effect Global Climate Change

by Richard Remigio, second year PhD in the Department of Environmental Health Sciences A major event is occurring on September 21st in advance of the United Nations Climate Summit, where international leaders will convene to discuss necessary steps towards curbing greenhouse gas emissions and dampening climate change. It’s called The People’s Climate March (PCM). Thousands of…