Four CU Boulder faculty members, including Lori Peek, Professor of Sociology and Director of the Natural Hazards Center, were recently awarded the Mellon grant. This prestigious award grants the team $225,000 from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation towards their environmental futures seminar. You can read more about their year-long program here. This is the first year CU has been selected to apply for the Mellon Sawyer Seminar Series grant.
Article written by Sierra Gonzalez, IBS Student Assistant and Strategic Communications Major.