Great Lakes Basin
May 16, 2024
A U-M team assembled by the Director of Climate Action at SEAS, Liesl Clark, has released a report that finds collaboration, workforce development, public engagement, and stacking financial resources enable climate action.


SEAS MLA faculty selected for 2024 Envision Resilience Challenge
May 8, 2024
SEAS is one of eight universities that has been selected to participate in the 2024 Envision Resilience Challenge, a multi-university design studio and community engagement initiative that addresses the impacts of climate change in coastal communities. Professors Lisa DuRussel and Mark Lindquist will work with Portland, Maine, communities to propose a design for how the coastal region can adapt to the impacts of climate change.

SEAS Perspectives

Commoning for resilience, commoning through change
Apr 8, 2024
This is the second in a two-part blog series focused on the commons. In it, we share a few lessons we’ve learned about commoning and change.

Alumni in the News

Jenny Oorbeck (MS ’03): Creating a better world sustainability consulting
May 16, 2024
SEAS alumna Jenny Oorbeck, founder of Fresh Coast Climate Solutions, recounts her experiences in environmental consulting and their impact on her perceptions of the industry.