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Clean Water Act Protections under the proposed rule

Clean Water Act Protections under the proposed rule

The Clean Water Act, passed by Congress in 1972, didn’t just defend the Mississippi River or the Great Lakes from pollution; it also protected smaller streams and wetlands that flow into rivers and lakes. The Clean Water Act stops sewage, toxic chemicals and other harmful pollutants from threatening our waterways not just lakes and rivers, …

CAI Speaker Series: Dr. Robin Wall-Kimmerer

CAI Speaker Series: Dr. Robin Wall-Kimmerer

[Introduction in Anishinaabemowin] I’m so grateful to all of you for being here I don’t speak very much in my language at all, I’m trying I’m a beginning student, but our teachers always tell us it’s important to use it whenever we can And I always like to honour the indigenous way of introduction of …

The dementia environment in a care home

The dementia environment in a care home

People living with dementia can experience a changed perception, often resulting in visual misinterpretation and disorientation. For example, a dark patterned carpet can be perceived as a hole in the floor and white and cream colours of walls and floors can all blend into one. These perceptions can cause individuals to feel anxious, confused, agitated …

EAPS in Brief: Marine Biochemist Andrew Babbin

EAPS in Brief: Marine Biochemist Andrew Babbin

I’m Andrew Babbin. I’m one of the newest assistant professors in EAPS. I study how microorganisms in the ocean really impact their environment. So we’re a department that’s filled with a whole variety of different earth and climate scientists, from hard rocks up through exoplanets. And I kind of occupy that middle level of the …

Learning Environments and Curriculum

Learning Environments and Curriculum

♪♪♪ ♪♪♪ (female #1) If we regard the young child as a scientist, as an investigator going in search of knowledge, our job, then, if we’re to set up the educational program for young children, is to really think in terms of how do we prepare context for learning? How do we prepare a setting …

QUT Bachelor of Science (Environmental)

QUT Bachelor of Science (Environmental)

Hi, my name is Danielle and I’m a QUT graduate; I studied a Bachelor of Applied Science with a major in Ecology and a co-major in Environmental Science. I am now working for a vegetation management company as the Project Officer. I decided to go into Applied Science because I was good as science, didn’t …