IoES in the News


3 days after rain, beach water can still make swimmers ill, study says

The Los Angeles Times highlighted research by IoES undergraduates and environmental group Heal the Bay.


CSR Reports – Does more information add more value?

IoES and Anderson School of Management Professor Magali Delmas and colleagues conducted a study on the validity of data obtained from corporate social responsibility assessments.


Education Highlights 2013

Curriculum improvements and increased opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students have enhanced IoES' academic programs. Current students excel inside and outside the classroom while alumni continue to make a difference in the world


Sustaining L.A.

UCLA Magazine profile on Bruin alumnus, environmental advocate, and IoES Associate Director Mark Gold.


Pritzker family’s $15M gift to UCLA supports research on environment, sustainability

This gift to the Institute of the Environment and Sustainability creates endowments for multiple faculty positions, the Center for Urban Sustainability, and the $100,000 Pritzker Prize in Sustainability.


Preserving Cameroon’s treasures

The Los Angeles Times published an op-ed by Center for Tropical Research Director Tom Smith about the country's conservation challenges and actions needed to protect the region's natural resources.


Students’ assignment: Help Fijians get clean drinking water

A team of graduate students, including Environmental Science & Engineering doctoral candidate Michelle Thompson, are working to improve the condition of potable water and wastewater systems in Fiji.


New award recognizes global research providing sustainability solutions

IoES and Anderson School of Management Professor Magali Delmas is the recipient of this inaugural honor.


UCLA selected for national environmental campaign

The Institute of the Environment and Sustainability has been chosen by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to help find innovative ways to increase public awareness of toxic chemical releases.


Choosing the right eco-label for your product

Magali Delmas, professor of management at the IoES, is the lead author of a study featured in the Summer 2013 edition of the MIT Sloan Management Review.


Environmental engineers from UCLA assess rural water conditions

A group of graduate students, led by Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor and IoES Affiliate Eric Hoek, are conducting research in Fiji.


Environmental science students participate in Eco Inventor Showcase

Education for Sustainable Leadership Program Action Research Team members Emily Anderson and Joanna Wheaton presented their water conservation plan at the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California’s Spring Green Expo.