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The Hill —

Climate adaptation: The gaping hole in American environmental policy

Opinion piece co-written by Chris Field, professor of biology and of Earth system science, director of the Woods Institute for the Environment and a senior fellow at the Precourt Institute for Energy, arguing it's time for a comprehensive environmental blueprint for a safer future.

The Atlantic —

You’re gonna miss Zoom when it’s gone

Article quotes Nicholas Bloom, professor of economics and senior fellow at SIEPR, arguing Americans are getting used to working from home and want to keep it up post-pandemic.

New York Times —

Zoom burnout is real, and it’s worse for women

Article quotes Jeremy Bailenson, professor of communication and senior fellow at the Woods Institute for the Environment, commenting on why video meetings keep stress levels high.

Inside Higher Ed —

Who gets to be ‘college material’?

Opinion piece written by Jeff Raikes, member of the Board of Trustees, arguing higher education institutions should reimagine the responsibility they have to ensure college is the true force for equity that it can and should be.

ABC News —

Study: Drought-breaking rains more rare, erratic in U.S. West

Article quotes Chris Field, professor of biology and of Earth system science, director of the Woods Institute for the Environment and senior fellow at the Precourt Institute for Energy, commenting on the reliability of data showing increasing draught in the West.