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08/17/2011 - 7:50am

Dr. Saleem Ali commented on VT Public Radio August 16 on the recent controversy regarding the departure of Dan Fogel as UVM president and the associated discussion of executive pay scales at the university.  Dr. Ali links this local issue to larger problems of inequity across American...

07/22/2011 - 1:11pm

Dr. Saleem Ali, IEDS director, is featured in a blog post from the Corporate Social Reponsiblity blog.  Entitled "Why Consuming Less Won't Eradicate Poverty", the post, by Aman Singh, discusses Dr. Ali's innovative prescription for "constructive consumerism".  To read or comment on...

07/22/2011 - 10:46am

Dr. Michele Zebich-Knos, professor at Kennesaw State University and IEDS board member, has coauthored a chapter with Dr. Lassi Heininen of University of Lapland-Finland on polar issues.  The chapter, "Polar Regions: Comparing Arctic and Antarctic Border Debates", appears in The Ashgate...

07/19/2011 - 3:48pm

Dr. Saleem Ali, IEDS Director, was in Lahore, Pakistan, just before the recent bombing attack in Mumbai.  He recently published this article on his...

06/27/2011 - 10:07pm

Dr. Saleem Ali, IEDS Director, spoke on VT Public Radio on the legacy of Mother Teresa June 28.  His inspiration for this commentary came from a recent trip to the Balkans, where Dr. Ali visited Mother Teresa's roots in Albania and Macedonia.  To read or listen to Dr. Ali's essay,...

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