April 11, 2012 /
Steve Sapienza
As part of the latest Campus Consortium visit to SIUC, filmmaker Stephen Sapienza focuses on the environmental and sociopolitical factors contributing to Peru's gold rush.
January 23, 2012 /
Steve Sapienza, Narayan Mahon
Join the Pulitzer Center for a film screening and discussion on the impact of natural resource extraction on the environment, indigenous populations, public health and corporate responsibility.
Courtesy Daniel Grossman
June 13, 2016 / The Fern
Dan Grossman
Philip Fearnside, a biologist who studies the relationship between human activities, such as agriculture, and the protection of tropical forests, says that soy production threatens the Amazon forest.
May 30, 2016
Lauren Shepherd
2016 fellows report on a range of complex issues from around the world—from global health and perceptions of identity to environmental degradation and innovation.
May 27, 2016 / Untold Stories
Anna Spoerre
Southern Illinois University Carbondale student fellow Anna Spoerre reports on education in rural Peru. Though free, it comes with costs for many families.
May 18, 2016 / Untold Stories
Anna Spoerre
Many Peruvians migrate to Lima in the hopes of better educational opportunities, but success can be hard to come by in a city where wealth is controlled by a small minority and poverty is rampant.
April 29, 2016
Steve Elfers, Ian James
Comprehensive, interactive reporting project by Ian James and Steve Elfers for The Desert Sun and USA Today is honored by the Overseas Press Club for environmental reporting.
March 25, 2016
Lauren Shepherd, Jon Sawyer, Larry C. Price, Steve Elfers, Ian James, Sharron Lovell
Documentaries screened focus on critical water, health and environmental issues around the globe. Future of environmental journalism also among topics raised during panel discussion.
March 23, 2016
Fareed Mostoufi, Steve Elfers, Ian James
This week's news on all things Pulitzer Center Education.
March 18, 2016
Anna Spoerre
Obtaining a good education is especially difficult for children raised in rural Peru. Those who leave their families behind for better schooling in cities often face difficulties living on their own.
March 18, 2016 / Untold Stories
Anna Spoerre
In a country where quality public education is difficult to access, many children find work in the fields instead of completing their schooling.
January 6, 2016
Amanda Ottaway, Mark Schulte, Ian James, Steve Elfers
This week's news on all things Pulitzer Center Education.
January 4, 2016
Ian James, Steve Elfers
Ian James and Steve Elfers discuss their global investigation into groundwater depletion.

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