Adam and Jhenna discuss facing the global climate crisis

It is 2030 and Adam explains how his rural community has responded to the global climate emergency over the last decade. He discusses what changes have been made to successfully reduce their carbon emissions.

Shivani and Anjali discuss preparing for the climate emergency
January 31, 2022 App Interview

In this conversation, Shivani and Anjali discuss the work that has taken place over the past 10 years to get us where we are today in 2030. Shivani provides some insight into building up local food systems.

Christina Brown and Nina Smith discuss community transformation and adaptation in response to the climate emergency

During the interview, we discussed Christina’s initiative to encourage Ann Arbor residents to use greener forms of transportation, such as biking and public transport. Christina found that people were receptive to this encouraged behavior change and it created community.

Nate Misra and Erin Baldwin discuss community transformation and adaptation in response to the climate emergency

Nate and Erin discuss transportation reformation, incentives for behavior change and creating a community in a large metropolitan area. They touch on the difficulties of implementing the program, as well as the overwhelming amount of positive feedback that was received...

Meg and Ilana discuss community transformation and adaptation in response to the climate emergency

In this interview, Meg and Ilana discuss Meg's facilitation of community behavior change regarding transportation. She talks about how her community has largely reduced individual travel in the past 7 years and how others can replicate the methods used in...

Cameron Scharff and John Delisa discuss community transformation and adaptation in response to the climate emergency

John Delisa and Cameron Scharff discuss a hypothetical change in behavior for a town in northern Michigan in 2030 to help combat climate change. This includes changes both small and large for folks from different socioeconomic backgrounds.

Alina Dobrin and Iulia Dobrin discuss preparing for the climate emergency

Alina Dobrin (52) talks with her daughter, Iulia Dobrin (20), about the neighborhood program implemented in her town to help reach carbon neutrality. She touches on the specific initiatives, the community reactions, and how it has brought her and her...

Josh Pasek and Jaron Rothkop discuss preparing for the climate emergency

Interview with Ann Arbor resident Josh Pasek about his community’s efforts to successfully achieve A2Zero’s 2030 goals

Emily Dodde and Haley Mozen discuss community transformation and adaptation in response to the climate emergency

We discussed Haley’s behavior changes that she makes to help combat the climate crisis, specifically reducing the amount of trash/plastic waste.

Mike Trombley and Jack Barshaw discuss preparing for the climate emergency
February 1, 2022 App Interview

I interview my mom’s boyfriend, an Ann Arbor resident, about his envisioning of the changes to the community in the face of an ever changing climate

Dongsheng and Sarah discuss community transformation and adaptation in response to the climate emergency

In this interview, Dongsheng speaks with Sarah about the changes he made in his community to move towards a more sustainable system of transportation. We spoke about how behavior changes in one area can trigger some to make changes in...

Mark and Tiernan Mackela discuss preparing for the climate emergency

Mark shares his perspective on collective neighborhood behaviors that have led to more environmentally friendly land use in Ann Arbor as of 2030. In 2024, neighbors started with designating a community lawn mower; this then inspired blocks to begin sharing...

Kylee Nichols and Emma Fagan Discuss Community Transformation and Adaptation in Response to the Climate Emergency

Kylee Nichols discusses her pivotal role in changing farming practices in the Great Lakes region. She talks about how community solidarity led to major lifestyle changes, and gives advice on how to face the next stage of the climate crisis.

Jeremy and Jordan discuss transformation and adaptation in response to the climate crisis

Jeremy and Jordan dive into the behavioral changes associated with waste reduction. We discuss the processes and challenges faced while enacting interventions, as well as how Jeremy's community has been impacted by the changes.

Andrew Malagon and Alejandra Torres discuss preparing for the climate emergency

Alejandra interviews Andrew regarding his thoughts of the climate response his community and himself had to respond to. He speaks about how he went about this process and the difficulties along with it.

Ariel and Barbara discuss preparing for the climate emergency

Barbara talks with her aunt, Ariel about neighborhood-wide behavior changes responding to the climate crisis in 2030. Overall, we discussed the importance of creating cheap, convenient, and fashionable products with new technology that is environmentally friendly to incentivize people's behavior...

Elise Chidley and Katie Chidley discuss preparing for the climate emergency.

Katie Chidley (21) talks with her mother, Elise Chidley (57) about preparing for the climate emergency. They specifically discuss what behaviors Elise and her community have employed in order to adapt to our changing climate as well as what the...

Margaret Laakso and Navya Singhai Discuss Preparing for the Climate Emergency

Navya and I discussed the implementation of plant-based diets, solar energy, and localized production. We also discussed the ripple effect that happens when people begin to implement behavior change and how changing behavior on a larger scale first requires change...

Jacob and Will discuss preparing for the climate emergency

Will and I discussed how his neighborhood reallocated resources in reaction to the climate emergency. We also talked about how the neighborhood rallied together to make this behavior change happen.

Bobby and Adam discuss preparing for the climate emergency

Imagining it is the year 2030, we talk about Bobby's neighborhood's response to the climate crisis. We talk about the behaviors they adopted and how the neighborhood as a group decided to make those decisions.