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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

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

Weekend of Excellence

IES students take top honor at Weekend of Excellence

IES LUREC Biodiversity Research Interns Catherine Pacholski (Environmental Science 2015) and Samantha Keyport (Biology 2016) have won the STEM Outstanding Loyola Undergraduate Researcher Award for 2015 awarded at this year's Weekend of Excellence. Their research was titled Ecosystem Profile Assessment of Biodiversity at LUREC.   READ MORE

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