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Common Home magazine brings you all things environment and sustainability from Georgetown and beyond. Brought to you by The Earth Commons—Georgetown University’s Institute for Environment & Sustainability.

Climate & Energy, Environmental Health, Environmental Justice, Gillian Meyers, Spring 2023, Sustainability

People, Profits, and Planet

Gillian Meyers (SFS ’23) reflects upon the durability of mutually beneficial Corporate-Indigenous partnerships and their effectiveness in protecting people and the planet.

April 25, 2023

Anya Wahal, Climate Change, Environmental Justice, Food & Water, Spring 2023

Drought-Stricken, Arizona Farmers Face Bleak Growing Season

Green Commons Award recipient Anya Wahal shares her insights on the dynamics of the water crisis unfolding in the American Southwest.

February 18, 2023

Environmental Justice, Food & Water, Shelby Gresch, Spring 2023, Sustainability

Hello Hoya Harvest

Shelby Gresch reflects on what role the Hoya Harvest, Georgetown’s newly opened campus farm, can play in the growing practice of urban agriculture and how it can contribute to our community.

April 28, 2023

Climate & Energy, Environmental Justice, Malina Brannen

Climate Migration: the Change We Aren’t Talking About

Georgetown college student Malina Brannen breaks down the relationship between climate change and immigration policy and looks at the current state of policy domestically and internationally.

June 10, 2022

Climate & Energy, Elsa Barron

When Tensions Simmer, Too

Program Assistant Elsa Barron at the Center for Climate and Security discusses the implications of climate conflict in Syria, Ethiopia, and Ukraine.

June 2, 2022

Climate & Energy, Interviews, Mark Agard, Sustainability

Reimagining Cities: The Future of Urban Planning

An interview with Dr. Christopher Pyke of the Georgetown School of Continuing Studies on the future of urban planning, by Common Home editor Mark Agard.

April 27, 2022

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