Post Tagged with: "2021"

Greater Good’s top 10 insights on a meaningful life

Greater Good’s top 10 insights on a meaningful life

Greater Good Magazine just released its list of 2021’s top 10 insights on the science of a meaningful life, and a study conducted in Blum Center Associate Director Paul Piff’s research lab was the first finding featured. In the article, lead author Andrew Gregory describes why moments of uncertainty can help […]

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Book chapter on the relationship between climate change, conflict, and public health

Book chapter on the relationship between climate change, conflict, and public health

In his recent edited volume, the Routledge Handbook on Environmental Security, Blum Center Director Richard Matthew contributed to a chapter titled “Climate Change, Public Health, and the Conflict Cycle” along with co-authors James Orbinski, Evgenia Nizkorodov, and Sifat Reazi. Academic research and years of field experience informed the authors’ discussion of the […]

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Book chapter: Integrating climate change adaptation into peacebuilding

Book chapter: Integrating climate change adaptation into peacebuilding

In his recent edited volume, the Routledge Handbook on Environmental Security, Blum Center Director Richard Matthew wrote a chapter on why it is critical to integrate climate change resilience strategies into post-conflict peacebuilding processes. The chapter, titled “Integrating Climate Change Adaptation into Peacebuilding,” discusses six links between climate change and the conflict […]

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New Book: Routledge Handbook on Environmental Security

New Book: Routledge Handbook on Environmental Security

Blum Center Director Richard Matthew recently released an edited book, the Routledge Handbook on Environmental Security, along with co-editors Evgenia Nizkorodov, Crystal Murphy, Kristen A. Goodrich, Ashley Hooper, Bemmy Maharramli, Maureen J. Purcell, and Paroma Wagle. The book gives an overview of theory, interventions, and applied research on environmental security throughout all stages of […]

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Clash of the Cans – through 12/22/21

Clash of the Cans – through 12/22/21

November 13 through December 22 Presented by UCI Transportation and Distribution Services Fight hunger by donating non-perishable goods during UCI’s annual Clash of the Cans food drive to benefit the UCI FRESH Basic Needs Hub food pantry. For additional details about Clash of the Cans, visit the UCI Transportation and […]

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FRESH Basic Needs Hub Food Drive – 11/1-11/30

FRESH Basic Needs Hub Food Drive – 11/1-11/30

Presented by the UCI School of Social Sciences November 1-30, 2021 As the largest academic unit on campus, social sciences plays a vital role in serving the student population. Each Fall the School of Social Sciences partners with UCI’s FRESH Hub to end food insecurity for students. Last year, the […]

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