Interdisciplinary Environmental Study to Develop Sustainable Cities

Start Date: August 16, 2015
Location: Georgia Institute of Technology

This week-long interdisciplinary course will be co-led by Dr. Nisha Botchwey from Georgia Tech and Dr. Anu Ramaswami from the University of Minnesota. Students will learn how to design interdisciplinary environmental studies, share best practices to work together across disciplines, explore the use of models, experiments, quasi-experiments, and case studies to address the overarching policy challenge of developing sustainable cities, and will have the opportunity to engage with other students and professors from a network of 9 universities leading in sustainability research.