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Catholics Organize to Promote Pope's Climate Change Message

Nancy Tuchman, PhD, (founding director and professor, Institute of Environmental Sustainability) is quoted in this article on the Pope’s upcoming encyclical on climate change.   READ MORE

Climate Change

Naomi Klein, author of "This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate," named as our 2016 Climate Change Conference Keynote Speaker

IES is pleased to announce our Keynote Speaker for next year's Climate Change Conference: Naomi Klein. Klein's presentation "Ecological Economics: The Impacts of Capitalism, Free trade, and NAFTA on the Acceleration of Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Climate Change," will kick off our third annual Climate Change Conference on March 17, 2016 at 7 p.m. in Mundelein Auditorium.   LEARN MORE


Loyola's 2015 Farmers Market Season Begins June 8th at Loyola Plaza.

Ready for some farm fresh fruits and vegetables? June means Farmers Market season has begun and we've got some new vendors. Be sure to check out Farmer Nick's stand--you'll find pasture raised, hormone and antibiotic-free pork, beef, chicken and eggs and don't forget to hit up Bridgeport's very own Pleasant House Bakery for your local grains and pastries. Plus-- many more every Monday.   LEARN MORE

FLICKR Gallery

Congratulations to our Graduating Seniors!

Check out the pictures from our Honors Reception, held on May 6th. Special congratulations to our Award Winners: Kelly Hoff (Aldo Leopold Award for Outstanding Achievement); Susanna Lohmar & Amber Vignieri (Rachel Carson Award for Academic Excellence); and Jennifer Kelso (E.O. Wilson Award for Outstanding Performance In Internship/Research).   PHOTO GALLERY

WBEZ Worldview Interview

Hear Nancy Tuchman on WBEZ's EcoHeroes segment

In April, IES Director Nancy Tuchman was interviewed by Jerome McDonnell for the Worldview segment, Ecoheroes.   LEARN MORE

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