Environmental Justice and Landscape Architecture

By: Sydney Rushing The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) defines environmental justice as “the fair treatment and meaningful involvement of all people regardless of race, color, national origin, or income, with respect to the development, implementation, and enforcement of environmental laws, regulations, and policies.” The Office of Environmental Justice was established in 1992 as a … More Environmental Justice and Landscape Architecture

Inside Washington: Spring Semester 2020 at the U.S. EPA

By: Lindsey Brown I spent my first few months of 2020 in Washington D.C. studying through Miami University’s Inside Washington (IW) program. Choosing a study abroad can be a daunting experience, but the Global Initiatives office offers advice for choosing the perfect program for you. Additionally, many programs have information sessions to lay out the … More Inside Washington: Spring Semester 2020 at the U.S. EPA

Former EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Visits Miami

By: Shannon Reilly On Friday, Miami welcomed Gina McCarthy, former Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, to campus to deliver a keynote address in celebration of the Institute for the Environment and Sustainability’s 50th anniversary. Students and faculty gathered in Wilks Theater for the lecture, as did a large number of visiting alumni of … More Former EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Visits Miami