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Center for Adaptive Innovation, Resilience, Ethics & Science

Developing sustainable solutions that benefit people & planet

Current Projects

Social Media & Sustainability Conference

April 10th, 2015

The University of Florida Center for Adaptive Innovation, Resilience, Ethics and Science (UF CAIRES) invites you to attend its inaugural spring conference, Social Media and Sustainability, to be held April 17-18 at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida. This ... Read more

CAIRES speaker series

February 19th, 2015

CAIRES is sponsoring a campus-wide lecture series, for which funds have already been secured. Speakers are currently being chosen to highlight opportunities for interdisciplinary research and networking, and to develop stakeholder support for CAIRES. Check back soon for a ... Read more

Sustainability research assistant program

February 19th, 2015

The Sustainability Research Assistant Program organizes and extensively trains well-balanced teams of students—Sustainable World Action and Training (SWAT) Teams—to assist faculty in advancing their scholarship and exploiting research funding opportunities. Juniors and ... Read more

White paper on UF’s environmental and sustainability funded research potential

February 19th, 2015

Based on the recommendation of 20 faculty and center directors at the CAIRES February stakeholder meeting, CAIRES is developing a white paper on UF’s potential for environmental and sustainability-related interdisciplinary grant acquisitions. The focus of the white ... Read more

ReConnections turns rubbish into rhythm

February 19th, 2015

CAIRES is developing a program that transforms rubbish into rhythm. Partnering with a local non-profit organization, (Re)Connection partners UF Student Volunteers with Gainesville’s special needs community. Adults with developmental disabilities accompanied by UF volunteers ... Read more