On the December edition of Environmentally Sound, host Larry Burns, vice president for external affairs at The University of Toledo, discusses sustainability issues related to education, research and government.
In this month’s episode:
- University of Toledo President Lloyd Jacobs discusses efforts underway to transform UT from the traditional college structure to one that provides more opportunities for collaboration.
- Toni Nelson, project manager for the American College & University Presidents Climate Commitment, talks about the organization’s efforts to encourage climate neutrality.
- Climate change researcher Jiquan Chen, an ecology professor at UT, shares his work investigating ecosystem processes underlying the changing climate and increasing environmental disturbances.
- And U.S. Sen. George Voinovich shares the latest in the political efforts to protect Lake Erie and all the Great Lakes, particularly from threats such as Asian Carp.