Archive for October, 2011

AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships: Application deadlines approaching!

The online application system opened 1 September 2011 with an application deadline of 5 December 2011.

AAAS offers fellowships in five programmatic areas:

1. Congressional – Spend a year on Capitol Hill helping to research, develop and draft legislation and provide input to policy review and oversight.
2. Diplomacy, Security& Development – Infuse scientific and technical expertise into ……

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STPP Newsletter Fall 2011 copies are in!

Feature Articles on Carl Simon and Irv Salmeen, new STPP Director and Associate Directors.

Also articles on summer internships by Jessie Mannisto and Alex Farivar

Download a PDF file here. FA2011Newsletter_Ver50

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President Coleman Outlines Sustainability Goals

University of Michigan President Mary Sue Coleman introduced an ambitious new set of sustainability goals that the University will start working toward this year and are projected to be completed by 2025, including changes to the University’s transportation, emissions and academic offerings.

Coleman announced a $14 million investment the University is making for several sustainability projects ……

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