ACTIONABLE RESEARCH IS FINDING REAL-WORLD, LASTING
SOLUTIONS TO EARTH’S MOST PRESSING SUSTAINABILITY,
ENERGY, AND ENVIRONMENTAL NEEDS.
Sustainability is meeting the needs of the present
without compromising the ability of future
generations to meet their own needs.
OUR MISSION IS TO CREATE ACTIONABLE, INTERDISCIPLINARY
RESEARCH THAT CONCENTRATES ON FUNDAMENTAL CHALLENGES
IN THE GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT.
OUR VISION IS TO FIND SOLUTIONS THAT MEET THE GROWING
DEMAND FOR FOOD, WATER AND ENERGY OF THE RAPIDLY
INCREASING WORLD POPULATION, WHILE ENSURING A SAFE,
PRODUCTIVE AND SUSTAINABLE ENVIRONMENT FOR ALL.
iSEE’s Olivia Webb gave youngsters at the World Explorers Summer Camp in Savoy a taste for sustainability and environmental science this month.read more
University of Illinois students from a variety of disciplines and backgrounds have learned to work together to make an impact beyond the classroom. Through the U.S. Department of Energy’s annual Race to Zero competition, 22 Illinois undergraduate and grad students collaborated on a design for a highly energy-efficient home.read more
Sign up now to attend iSEE Congress 2016 on Sept. 12-14, 2016, at the Alice Campbell Alumni Center.read more
Expanded polystyrene — more commonly known by its brand name “Styrofoam” — is everywhere. Sadly, almost all of it gets tossed in the trash. Styrecycle, a new iSEE-supported and student-pioneered specialty recycling program on campus, was created to cut down the volume of Styrofoam headed to the landfill.read more