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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

An empty chair in the library: Remembering the brilliance of Umberto Eco.

The passing of the great Italian author, thinker and semiotician leaves a huge hole in the worlds of literature and academia that will never be filled.

By |2016-02-21T20:30:41-08:00February 21st, 2016|Books, Interesting People, News, Spotlight|0 Comments