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Eric Miller Teacher's Day Festivity

Update from SOE Fulbright Student Eric Miller

SOE (and SPIA) Graduate Student Eric Miller is settling into his Fulbright Program experience in Lao People’s Democratic Republic, or Laos.  As noted in the UMaine press release last June, ‘The Fulbright U.S. Student Program is named for Sen. J. William Fulbright, who introduced a bill in Congress in 1945 that called for the use […]

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Caroline Noblet

SOE Celebrates Dr. Caroline Noblet’s Promotion to Associate Professor

SOE congratulates Dr. Caroline Noblet on her promotion to Associate Professor with tenure. Dr. Noblet and Director Teisl celebrated Caroline’s numerous accomplishments with President Joan Ferrini-Mundy, Dean Servello, and others this week. Dr. Caroline Noblet uses the lens of behavioral and experimental environmental economics to examine pressing environmental issues. As made clear in her application […]

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Drs. Rubin and Bell at ME Climate Kickoff

SOE Faculty Jonathan Rubin and Kathleen P. Bell Tapped to Support ME Climate Council

SOE Faculty Jonathan Rubin and Kathleen P. Bell (and cooperating faculty member Adam Daigneault of SFR) are excited to support the work of Maine’s Climate Council. Drs. Rubin, Bell, and Daigneault attended the Maine Climate Council kick-off meeting on Thursday, September 26, 2019 in Hallowell. The kick-off meeting launched the Maine Climate Council, giving participants […]

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SOE Graduate Student Eric Miller starts Fulbright in Laos

SOE (and SPIA) Graduate Student Eric Miller recently began his Fulbright Program experience in Lao People’s Democratic Republic, or Laos.  As noted in the UMaine press release last June, ‘The Fulbright U.S. Student Program is named for Sen. J. William Fulbright, who introduced a bill in Congress in 1945 that called for the use of […]

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Dr. Mario Teisl

SOE Director Teisl leading NSF-funded training program to develop innovative solutions to health challenges

SOE Director Mario Teisl is leading a new interdisciplinary training initiative focused on advancing understanding of disease dynamics at the intersection of human, animal, plant and environmental health & catalyzing innovative solutions to health challenges. The One Health and the Environment initiative was awarded nearly $3 million from the National Science Foundation Research Traineeship program. […]

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Andrew Crawley

SOE’s Andrew Crawely studies the value of the reuse economy

Cynthia Isenhour, a professor of anthropology and climate change, and SOE’s Andrew Crawley, a professor of regional economic development, were awarded more than $265,000 from the National Science Foundation to examine Maine’s reuse markets and their potential to advance social, environmental and economic public policy goals.  REad more about their work here

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Jonathan Rubin

Rubin named to inaugural editorial board of ‘Transportation Research Record’

SOE’s Jonathan Rubin, director of the Margaret Chase Smith Policy Center, has been named an associate editor of the “Transportation Research Record,” the publication of the Transportation Research Board of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. He is a member of the inaugural editorial board of the “Transportation Research Record” in its transition […]

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