Fellows In The News

Read about the work of Switzer Fellows making change and making headlines!

Merrick encourages parents to focus on "loose parts" instead of plastic play equipment in Wall Street Journal article on 'playscapes'

Monday, March 10 2014

Christy Merrick (1999) advocates for a more naturalistic approach to play equipment in a recent Wall Street Journal article on 'playscapes,' saying 'loose parts' lead to richer play.

Hansen, Mulvaney fracking research highlighted on Yale Environment 360

Tuesday, February 25 2014

Evan Hansen (1996) and Dustin Mulvaney's (2004) research on the dangers of wastewater from hydraulic fracturing wastewater was profiled on the Yale Environment 360 site.

Wheeler publishes on impacts of alternative patterns of urbanization on GHG emissions in an agricultural county

Monday, February 17 2014

Stephen Wheeler (1994) has published an article on the impacts of alternative patterns of urbanization on greenhouse gas emissions in an agricultural county. 

Wiley's team publishes articles on whale feeding habits, marine sanctuaries and planning

Thursday, February 13 2014

David Wiley's (1999) team has published two new articles on humpback whale feeding habits and marine sanctuaries and marine planning. 

Grove recognized as social innovator in Baltimore

Wednesday, February 12 2014

J. Morgan Grove (1993) has been recognized as a social innovator by a the new Balitmore Social Innovation Journal.

Doerr co-authors article on investment and policy process in conservation monitoring

Tuesday, February 11 2014

Angela Doerr (2013) has co-authored an article on investment and the policy process in conservation monitoring.

Feldstein co-authors article on Mission District dot-com boom

Monday, February 10 2014

Lisa Feldstein (2012) authored a journal article on the effects of the dot-com boom on San Francisco's Mission District's community planning.

Bradman reappointed to California Scientific Guidance Panel

Tuesday, February 4 2014

Asa Bradman (1996) has been reappointed to the California Scientific Guidance Panel by Governor Jerry Brown.  He has served on the panel since 2007 under both Democratic and Republican governors.