Adam W Rome


Phone: (302) 831-4544


Office: 223 Munroe Hall

Journalists: Andrea Boyle Tippett (UD Media Relations) can assist with interview requests for this expert. 302-831-1421,
  • One of the leading environmental historians in America.
  • Examines how Americans have related to the environment, with special emphasis on the history of environmental activism.
  • Worked as a journalist for several years before entering academia.

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Unidel Helen Gouldner Chair for the Environment

In The News:
To defeat Keystone, environmental movement goes from beltway to grassroots (Inside Climate News)
The history of Earth Day, Adam Rome (WJBC (Central Illinois), KERA (North Texas), KCRW (Southern California))
Adam Rome and "The Genius of Earth Day" (Radio Times, WHYY, Philadelphia)

environmental, history, activism