Inside Extension

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Building a Sustainable Supply Chain for a Food Startup

Student Success Story

Alum Brian Bauer proposes the use of Internet of Things technology to improve supply chain management for Algramo, a Chilean startup that provides affordable food options to low-income communities in…

Local produce being prepped for cooking.

Buying Local: Do Food Miles Matter?

Faculty Insight

Gary Adamkiewicz, instructor of From Farm to Fork: Why What You Eat Matters, discusses the nuances of food miles and their impact on our climate.

Studying Sustainability at a Distance

Student Success Story

Q&A with Molly Smith, a candidate for the Master of Liberal Arts in the field of sustainability.

Philippe Cousteau

Philippe Cousteau Discusses the Resiliency of Marine Ecosystems


Philippe Cousteau spoke of finding hope in rebounding marine ecosystems.

Extension Student Proposes in Annenberg Hall


Jaouad Didi wanted to make his marriage proposal to Geneviève Harbec perfect. …

Career Path Spotlight: Sustainability

Dave Javelick , ALM ’14, shares his experience in sustainability.

Portrait of Nancy Springett

Building Sustainable Communities

Student Success Story

An architect and '14 graduate seeks to enhance lives in Saudi Arabia

Sustainability Student Brings Sunshine to Local Communities

Student Success Story

Follow one student’s path to a green career.