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May 18, 2020
Prof. Jonathan Patz Presents, "Without Reversing Environmental Damage, Mark your Calendars for the Next Pandemic"

This was for the Earth Leadership Program, This Changes Everything: Sustainability Science in a Post-COVID-19 World, May 12, 2020

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May 12, 2020
Prof. Holly Gibbs Awarded H.I. Romnes Faculty Fellowship

Eleven UW faculty have received H.I. Romnes Faculty Fellowships for 2020-21, which recognize faculty within their first six years from promotion to a tenured position. The award is named in recognition of the late WARF trustees president H.I. Romnes and comes with $60,000 that may be spent over five years. 
Holly studies how and why people use land around the world, including in the United States and the Brazilian Amazon. 

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May 01, 2020
Prof. Jonathan Patz to Give Keynote Address in Online Webinar

"Climate Justice meets Global Health in the time of COVID-19"  Monday, May 4, 1-4PM, (click READ MORE to register)

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April 23, 2020
Jonathan Patz Presented at UW-Madison Earth Day Virtual Conference

"Transmission and Transitions: How Climate Change is Impacting Human and Planetary Health"

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April 18, 2020
Jonathan Patz was a Guest on Wisconsin Public Radio for Earth Day

"Why Climate Change Can Lead To More Pandemics"

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March 31, 2020
New Paper Published in Nature Climate Change

Seth Spawn (Gibbs PhD Student in Geog and part of SAGE) and Prof. Holly Gibbs are part of a new paper out today in Nature Climate Change, "Protecting Irrecoverable Carbon in Earth’s Ecosystems". Seth is one of the leading authors and the paper relies heavily on a new global biomass and soil carbon map that the Gibbs Lab created and should soon come out in Nature Scientific Data.  There is one additional paper that will soon come out based on this data. 

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March 31, 2020
Congratulations to SAGE's Newest Ph.D., Dr. Yanghui Kang!

Yanghui successfully defended her thesis, "Towards Operational Monitoring of the Agroecosystems with Satellite Remote Sensing: A Case Study in the Midwest U.S.". She was recently offered a highly prestigious USDA postdoctoral fellowship in one of the ARS labs in Beltsville, MD. Prof. Mutlu Ozdogan is her advisor. 

March 25, 2020
Seth Spawn Wins IOP Publishing ‘Outstanding Reviewer’ Award

Seth Spawn has been selected as an Outstanding Reviewer for Environmental Research Letters for 2019, in recognition of the high quality and timeliness of his reviews during the year. Way to go, Seth!