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CLiGS Featured in CNRE News


The official announcement of the launch of the Center for Leadership in Global Sustainability is featured as the cover article in the fall 2012 edition of the CNRE News.  The has been established to bring faculty and students together with partners from corporate, government, non-governmental, and other educational institutions to provide leadership to navigate a rapidly changing world. It is dedicated to exploring and facilitating interdisciplinary and collaborative approaches to sustainable development strategies in globally interconnected ecological, economic, and social environments.

The center’s name better describes the direction in which the college’s National Capital Region program has been moving since 2008. “We began focusing on the themes of urbanization, policy and institutions, and international issues about four years ago,” said Center Director Michael Mortimer. “The center is a natural outgrowth of that strategy and will allow us to move more aggressively and effectively into the future while providing the educational and professional services we believe are in demand.”

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