February 22, 2024
Science, Technology, and Environmental Justice: Addressing MIT’s Imperative of Justice in the Classroom

The ESI offered a course during the 2024 IAP session to tackle the deficiency of climate and environmental justice (CEJ) content within MIT’s STEM departments.

January 11, 2024
The Climate, Environment, and Sustainability Infusion Fellowship (CESIF): An Interim Update with Initial Findings

As CESIF nears its halfway point, the ESI's Chris Rabe explains the fellowship’s structure and how research questions have been addressed thus far.

January 5, 2024
Exploring the Intersection of Climate Justice and Computing in the Social, Ethical, and Responsibility for Computing (SERC) Program

The program addresses the climate impacts and injustices of computing, as well as the corresponding gap in computing education.

October 13, 2023
The ESI Launches the Climate Justice Instructional Toolkit

The ESI Climate Justice Instructional Toolkit is a collection of resources for students and educators that gets climate conversations rolling in bite-sized, easily adaptable modules.

April 7, 2023
MIT Chalk Radio: Sustainability Education Across Learning Environments with ESI

ESI Education Program Manager Sarah Meyers and Sustainability Education Postdoc Liz Potter-Nelson join MIT OpenCourseWare's Chalk Radio podcast.

March 24, 2023
Following the Rhythm of Leticia

Azania, a master's student in the MIT Department of Architecture, reflects on her field experience in the ESI-created course Biodiversity and Cities: A Perspective in Colombian Cities.

January 9, 2023
ClimateSocrates Help Desk arms teachers with climate change knowledge

The Environmental Solutions Initiative has partnered with SubjectToClimate to introduce a help desk for educators called “ClimateSocrates.”

October 20, 2022
Learn Climate with Open MIT Resources

ESI and our colleagues across MIT are building a collection of freely available, open resources to both learn and teach about climate change, from many angles and in many fields of knowledge.

September 21, 2022
Three questions on teaching environmental justice with Chris Rabe

An introduction to our new Postdoctoral Associate in Environmental and Sustainability Education, and the projects he will undertake with the MIT undergraduate curriculum.

June 3, 2022
Biodiversity and Cities Summer Fellows

Jimena Muzio, MCP ’23, and Daniela Castillo, MCP ’23, will join the ESI as Biodiversity and Cities Summer Fellows.

May 5, 2022
Student Sustainability Journeys: Eli Brooks

Eli Brooks 22' shares his academic journey through the E&S Minor.

March 10, 2022
Three questions on environmental education with Sylvia Scharf

Sylvia Scharf, ESI's Climate Education Specialist, shares her experiences and thoughts on environmental education in our latest "Three Questions" feature.

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