Faculty Projects

Our faculty at Clark form the core of A new Earth conversation, and their work demonstrates a deep commitment to addressing the climate crisis. This is a catalog of some of the projects that our Core Advisory Team, Collaborative and Affiliate Faculty have been leading in their fields.

Open The Echo Chamber

March 13th, 2020 Michelle Sayles A Blog About Development and Global Change From Professor Ed Carr, NEC Core Advisory Team Member: This blog takes its name from a metaphor I have long employed to explain/understand development policy and practice. As I argued in my book, development is plagued by an echo chamber of misunderstanding with regard to life and events…

Extractives@Clark

March 13th, 2020 Michelle Sayles From Professors Denise Humphreys Bebbington and Anthony Bebbington, NEC Core Advisory Team Members: The Clark Center for the Study of Natural Resource Extraction and Society was launched in the summer of 2019. Clark faculty and student research on extractive industries, infrastructure investment, energy, and agroindustry has become increasingly vibrant over the last decade, and the…

Polar Science Research Laboratory

March 13th, 2020 Michelle Sayles From Professor Karen Frey, NEC Faculty: Welcome to the Polar Science Research Laboratory in the Graduate School of Geography at Clark University. Our short films highlighting Earth System Science and Geographic Information Science will give you insight into our research here. In particular, the Polar Science Research Lab was created by Dr. Karen Frey in…