Recent Press

Purdue Climate change research center // June 2019

stories of change: youth and Climate

Indiana Daily Student // June 13 2019

City council passes harassment amendment, new resolution created by students


[Bloomington City Council Passes Youth Climate Resolution Unanimously]

Wtiu public television // April 24, 2019

indiana matters: environmental change

bruce kopp

goshen news // April 23, 2019

Council unanimously passes environmental action resolution

Aimee ambrose

washington times herald // March 25, 2019

goshen latest to seek carbon neutrality

Scott l. miley

wfyi // feb 14 2019

Curious mix: Professor Animalia

Bob Williams

WFYI // jan 15 2019

Courage, Brains and Muscle: Our Environmental Champions

By judy o’bannon

NUVO // Jan 2 2019

Professor Animalia’s Struggling Species

by dan grossman

indy star // Dec 23 2018

‘now it’s on us to fix’: fearing for their future,

hoosier kids are taking control

by emily hopkins

Journal & Courier // Dec 4 2018

30 to watch: Iris O'Donnell Bellisario strives to reduce

community's carbon footprint

By Ron Wilkins

The Batesville Herald-Tribune // Sept 26 2018

Mayor attends climate impact summit

By herald-tribune Editors

KPC Media Group // Sept 20 2018

Hickman attends climate conference

By KPC Media Group

NUVO Newsweekly // sept 18 2018

Indiana mayors attend Climate Leadership Summit

by Rob Burgess

WEVV // Sept 18 2018

Community chimes in on Huntingburg Storm Water Drainage Issue

By Jeff Goldberg

[After attending the Climate Leadership Summit, Huntingburg Mayor Denny Spinner uses what he learned at storm water board meeting]

The Indianapolis Star // Sept 17 2018

As Indiana towns grapple with climate change a new tool could save them money

By Emily Hopkins

The La Porte County Herald-ARgus // Sept 17 2018

We need to prepare for environmental change

by sacha burns

[Letter to the editor after Burns attended the Climate Leadership Summit as part of Michigan City delegation]

Indiana Public Broadcasting // Sept 13 2018

New tools help cities adapt to climate issues

By Rebecca Thiele

Public News Service // Sept 13 2018

City leaders gather in Indy to talk climate threats

By mary Kuhlman

FOX59 // Aug 27 2018

IPS student recognized for efforts to reduce food waste at school

By Gabby Gonzalez

[Climate camper Ella Comerford-Barnett leads a food rescue program at her school]

WFYI // Aug 2 2018

‘Curious Mix’ segment on climate camp

By Carter Barrett

[Barrett’s story about ECI’s summer Climate Camp begins at the 39 minute mark]

The Indianapolis Star // July 27 2018

Indianapolis teens learn about trauma recovery, urban farming from bees and butterflies

by rachel smith

NUVO Newsweekly // july 27 2018

Mayor affirms city commitment to sustainability

by NUVO Editors

The Indianapolis Star // July 22 2018

Not just Starbucks and McDonald’s: Indianapolis restaurants are ditching plastic straws

by emily hopkins

The Indianapolis Star // Oct 3 2017

Climate ‘Warriors’ head to Heartland Film Festival

By Emily Hopkins

Next City // Sept 18 2017

Indy mayor looks to Paris, not D.C., in climate change plans

By Rachel dovey

The Indianapolis Star // Sept 15 2017

Indy Mayor vows city will act on climate change

By Sarah Bowman

WFYI // Sept 13 2017

Public officials, environmental advocates talk climate change

by nick janzen

NUVO Newsweekly // sept 5 2017

Strawbale deputizes Indianapolis restaurants to help reduce straw waste

By Cavan McGinsie

WFYI // July 11 2017

Documentary film about Youth Power Indiana to be part of Indy Film Festival

By Jill Ditmire

Indianapolis Monthly // april 2017

Change the City: Plan Bee

by Kate Franzman


The Indianapolis Star // Feb 21 2017

How Carmel plans to fight climate change

by Chris Sikich

Nuvo Newsweekly // Feb 10 2017

Young representatives craft climate change resolution for Indy 

By Michele Whitehair 

The Anderson Herald-Bulletin // Jan 16 2017

Hoosiers encouraged to reduce their carbon footprints

By Christopher Stephens | CNHI News Service

[Interview with ECI executive director Jim Poyser and Carmel Mayor Jim Brainard]

NUVO Newsweekly // November 30 2016

Meteorologist Paul Douglas talks climate change under Trump

by Jim Poyser

[Story ECI executive director Jim Poyser on meteorologist Paul Douglas]

Indianapolis Public Schools // 2016

Saving the Planet, One Student at a Time

IPS Staff Report

[On Jim Poyser's work with Harshman Magnet Middle School]

Nuvo Newsweekly // June 8 2016

IPS students make environmental impact within the school district 

By Amber Stearns

[About the #JustTrayNo program led by IPS students]

Indianapolis Public Schools // 2016

IPS Reduces its Ecological Footprint

IPS Staff Report

[IPS official announcement of #JustTrayNo tray transition]

The Indianapolis Star // July 27 2016

Indiana students fight climate change

by Holly V. Hays

[About Earth Charter Indiana / Youth Power Indiana's Climate Camp]

The Indianapolis Star // Jan 25 2014

Jim Poyser is Worried About the North Pole and the Rest of the Planet

by Shari Rudavsky

[Interview with ECI executive director Jim Poyser]

PRI's The World // June 18 2014

Why climate activists are laughing about global warming in Indiana

By Jason Margolis

[Profile of Jim Poyser and his game show on PRI's The World]

NUVO Newsweekly // May 14 2014

The world's first climate change game show 

By Scott Shoger

[Profile of Jim Poyser and his climate-themed game show "The Ain't Too Late Show"]