The Biden administration seems to support increased academic engagement with the climate crisis

Bryan Alexander
2 min readOct 13, 2021

It looks like the Biden administration is taking an interest in how colleges and universities respond to climate change. At least that’s a conclusion we can draw from this University World News account of a recent speech by John Kerry, the current and first American Special Presidential Envoy for Climate.

Kerry was addressing the Talloires Network of Engaged Universities, a group focused on academic-civic engagement. He first spoke to climate justice at length on…

Bryan Alexander

Futurist, speaker, writer, educator. Author of the FTTE report, UNIVERSITIES ON FIRE, and ACADEMIA NEXT. Creator of The Future Trends Forum.