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University-community partnership seeks healthy food for all

Spring/Summer 2014 | By Meghan Lepisto The majority of food consumed in American cities is transported from at least 1,500 miles away. And yet, in urban areas like Detroit, more than half of the population is out of reach of fresh food, shopping for meals at the corner liquor store or convenience mart.

Climate Quest teams prepare for their final pitch

Teams prepare for Climate Quest Concept Pitch

Sept. 16, 2014 | by Jill Sakai   After a summer of hard work, 18 teams remain in the Climate Quest competition to develop innovative solutions to help society mitigate or adapt to climate change.

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Weston Roundtable Series

UW–Madison agronomy professor Molly Jahn will describe a community practice that works to improve knowledge systems to better describe dynamics and risks associated with food, water, energy and climate.

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Recycle your e-waste

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