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Grand Challenges

Grand Challenges

[African children singing about the Maasai relationship with the land] Stephen Pacala: Hi, I’m Steve Pacala, the director Stephen Pacala: of the Princeton Environmental Institute. Stephen Pacala: In Princeton University’s Grand Challenges Program Stephen Pacala: students, faculty, and all Stephen Pacala: members of the Princeton community Stephen Pacala: work together to try to solve Stephen …

Student Life – Archaeology

Student Life  –  Archaeology

Hi, I’m Matt, I’m here to talk to you about student life at Reading. Basically, it’s awesome! Living on campus pretty much has everything you need, but if you get bored of that, town is just a 15 minute walk away, which has loads of shops, clubs and pubs, which suits everyone’s style. Stay tuned …

Institute on the Environment: The Right Time and Place

Institute on the Environment: The Right Time and Place

If we look at every measure of our planet’s environment, we’re losing. We’re losing more biodiversity. We’re losing against the fight against global warming. As much as we might like to think these are getting better, they’re not. Environmental problems in the 21st century are huge problems. Things like climate change affect the entire planet. …

The Science of Soil: Understanding the Major

The Science of Soil: Understanding the Major

-[April Ulery] Most people who get jobs with the USDA or other federal agencies have to have a degree. They have to have a Bachelor of Science degree or a Bachelor of Arts degree. And in order to get a degree, you need to have gone through a whole program, a whole suite of interconnected …