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I-CARES Newsletter, Summer 2016

Featuring the newest recipients of our annual seed funding program, our funded projects and our latest panel on climate change.

I-CARES Adds to Growing List of Funded Researchers

I-CARES recently selected recipients of its 2016 Call for Proposals.

I-CARES Director Makes Sustainable Energy Presentation

Himadri Pakrasi presented lead address at energy symposium at Columbia University.

Save the Date!

Join us for a climate and agriculture workshop October 24-25, 2016 in St. Louis.


ICONHeadshot_MWrighton"I-CARES nurtures interdisciplinary work and collaborative efforts that accelerate the pace of progress in the discovery and application of knowledge addressing the great energy, environmental and sustainability challenges facing our planet."
Mark S. Wrighton, WUSTL Chancellor



SIGINITI-CARES fosters research related to energy, environment and sustainability that will benefit future generations. The umbrella of I-CARES includes six signature initiatives.


ICONtake2himadri"I think of the 'C' in I-CARES as 'catalyst.' If we can bring someone from law, business or architecture to the same table as people from medicine, engineering, the Brown School and Arts & Sciences, then we have the forum to come up with novel ways of making energy and making the environment renewable and sustainable."
Himadri B. Pakrasi, I-CARES Director