Clare McCarthy

Clare McCarthy (23C) is from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, majoring in environmental sciences and planning to pursue an MPH in Environmental Health. She is the president of the Climate Reality Project Campus Corps: Emory University Chapter.

Emory must strengthen its climate action

Photo Courtesy of Jaylan Jacobs (Emory Climate Analysis and Solutions Team) We are living in an age of climate crisis. Emory University, despite its good intentions, has neglected its responsibility to address this emergency with the urgency it requires.  The Emory Climate Coalition demands that University President Gregory Fenves and the Board of Trustees substantially [...]

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It’s Time for Emory to Prove its Climate Leadership

Photo Courtesy of Jaylan Jacobs (Emory Climate Analysis and Solutions Team) Climate change is already having dire effects on all forms of life worldwide, and Georgia is no exception.  Over the coming centuries, Georgians will continue to suffer greatly from the public health impacts associated with climate change, including extreme heat, natural disasters such as [...]

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