Endless Summer 2: What more I learned by teaching about climate change.

My second year of teaching a class on the history of climate change has made certain truths about our planet even more vivid and personal to me.

By |2016-08-29T20:30:01-07:00August 29th, 2016|Academics, Climate Change, Spotlight|9 Comments

My “Winter Storm” article is on NiCHE’s Environmental History Worth Reading! [video]

A consortium of environmental historians enjoyed my article on the Thanksgiving storm of 1983.

By |2016-04-12T20:36:16-07:00April 12th, 2016|Academics, Environment, History, Interact|2 Comments

My “Norway Drought” article is featured on NiCHE’s Environmental History Worth Reading! [video]

Big thanks to NiCHE for featuring one of my articles!

By |2015-01-12T11:44:53-07:00January 12th, 2015|Academics, Environment, History, Interact|0 Comments

My 10 favorite articles of 2014 (Part III): Wacken memories, the GTFF strike, and Bush speaks.

Here they are--my top three favorite articles from 2014!

By |2014-12-31T11:45:05-07:00December 31st, 2014|Academics, Climate Change, Heavy Metal, History, Interact, Music, News, Wine|0 Comments

Victory! The University of Oregon #GTFF3544 strike is over, but the battle over quality education is just beginning.

The historic 8-day strike is now one for the history books, but there's still so much left to do.

By |2014-12-10T13:59:35-07:00December 10th, 2014|Academics, History, News|6 Comments

The University of Oregon #GTFF3544 strike explained: It’s really about quality of education. [UPDATED]

Can the educational mission of a major American university really be replaced by "scantrons and podcasts"? The University of Oregon says yes.

By |2014-12-04T12:57:40-07:00December 4th, 2014|Academics, News|8 Comments