ECO Newsletter: Week of March 21, 2016

Hi everyone – 

Welcome back from Spring Break! Here are your environmental policy events and opportunities for the week…


An Approach for Analyzing Policy Processes: Case Study on Fracking
When: Monday, March 21, 2016 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Where: Low Memorial Library, The Faculty Room 207, register here.

Columbia University Sustainability Principles Information Session
When: Tuesday, March 22, 2016 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Where: Jerome L. Greene Hall, Room JG104, register here.

Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: Protecting New York’s Water 
When: Wednesday, March 23; 06:10 pm to 07:00 pm
Where: Hamilton Hall, Room 717, Space is limited, register online.

Women in Energy: Negotiation Workshop with Jaimee Lee
When: Thursday, March 24; 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
Where: Journalism School Room 607B, More details here.

SIPA Students Are Invited to the Mailman School of Public Health’s Spring Career Day (including employers in Environmental Health)
Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health has a limited number of spots available for SIPA students to attend their Spring Career Day. Interested students should RSVP here. Space is limited and students will not be admitted without an RSVP.
When: Friday, March 25, 2016
Where: Armory (216 Ft. Washington Avenue)

NYC Career Series: Monitoring and Evaluation
When: Wednesday, March 22, 2016 from 6:00pm-8:00pm
Where: IAB, Room 1512

NYC Career Series: Food Security
When: Wednesday, March 23, 2016 from 6:00pm-8:00pm
Where: IAB, Room 1512

NYC Career Series: Social Entrepreneurship
When: Monday, March 28, 2016 from 6:00pm-8:00pm
Where: IAB, Room 1512

For any questions or concerns about the aforementioned schedule or the NYC Career Series in general, please contact Elizabeth Burns, NYC Career Series Coordinator, at


Earth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: Creating a Market for Renewable Energy
When: Wednesday, March 30, 2016 from 6:10 pm to 7:00 pm
Where: Hamilton Hall, Room 717, more here.


Whitman Family Foundation Summer Fellowship in Environmental Policy Studies
DEADLINE: April 22, 2016 (11:59 PM, Friday)

An award of $1,000 will be given to a student participating in an unpaid summer internship related to environmental policy. To apply, visit SIPAlink. SIPAlink Job ID: 58392


Obama’s Atlantic Drilling U-turn
NY TIMES: Environmental Activists Take to Local Protests for Global Results

Isaura Espinosa de los Monteros (

Will Jordan (

SIPA Environmental Coalition (ECO) Communications Co-Directors

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