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After Nature

In his new book, Professor Jedediah Purdy traces critical changes in our relationship to the natural world.

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Students pointing to sign on Durham Co-op Market that reads now accepting SNAP benefitsEnvironmental Law and Policy Clinic tackles food access issues for Durham Co-op Market
Following recommendations made by the clinic, the co-op now provides a “Food for All” program that offers discounts on qualifying purchases and offers grocery staples at or near cost to members who qualify for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits.

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  • Michelle Nowlin portrait
    Clinical Professor of Law, Supervising Attorney, Environmental Law and Policy Clinic

    Nowlin is the supervising attorney and senior lecturing fellow for the Environmental Law and Policy Clinic. She supervises clinic students from the Law School and the Nicholas School of the Environment and co-teaches the seminar portion of the clinic. She also teaches a course in food and agricultural law and policy.

  • Matthew Adler portrait
    Richard A. Horvitz Professor of Law and Professor of Economics, Philosophy and Public Policy
  • Ryke Longest
    Clinical Professor of Law, Director, Environmental Law and Policy Clinic, Clinical Professor of Environmental Sciences and Policy
  • Jedediah Purdy portrait
    Robinson O. Everett Professor of Law
  • Professor of the Practice of Law
  • Christopher H. Schroeder portrait
    Charles S. Murphy Professor of Law and Public Policy Studies, Co-Director of the Program in Public Law
  • Jonathan B. Wiener portrait
    William R. and Thomas L. Perkins Professor of Law, Professor of Environmental Policy, Professor of Public Policy