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NSF IGERT 2013 Video & Poster Competition
NSF IGERT 2012 Video & Poster Competition

Project Profile

IGERT: Vulnerability and Sustainability in Coupled Human-Natural Systems: An Integrative Traineeship in Sustainability and the Global Environment

University of Wisconsin at Madison


This Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) award supports the establishment of a graduate training program that interweaves social and natural sciences to better understand vulnerability and resilience of human communities facing complex environmental hazards. The ultimate goal is to strengthen capacity to cope with forces of global change… more »


Project members' contributions to the library and showcase are listed here.
Title Category Type Posted At
The Student Energy behind Waste 2 Energy Showcase Highlight 12/02/13
Ethnographic study of households who live 'off the grid' Showcase Achievement 11/19/13
Training leads to environmental historian position Showcase Achievement 11/19/13
IGERT provides skills to build collaborative partnerships Showcase Achievement 11/19/13
Program prepares trainees to be educators and mentors Showcase Achievement 11/19/13
Capstone course produces analytical reports for clients Showcase Achievement 11/19/13
Landscape models of watersheds provides management scenarios Showcase Achievement 11/19/13
Fruit bat ecology and the distribution of Nipah virus Showcase Achievement 11/19/13
Trainees establish W2E (Waste 2 Energy) Uganda, Ltd. company Showcase Achievement 11/19/13
Capstone course leads to reports, papers on bamboo lemur Showcase Achievement 11/19/13