Noise and the City Noise and the City was founded in late 2014 and started as a simple website to house a community noise survey now known as the National Environmental Quality Survey and keep Greater Boston residents updated on the progress on Dr. Walker’s...

Erica enrolled in the doctoral program at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Here she studied environmental health with concentrations in environmental epidemiology, exposure assessment, and biostatistics. She worked on two environmental pollutants: air...

Erica decided to take one for the team, sold off all of her furniture making and book-binding equipment, moved out of her apartment, and enrolled full-time into the environmental economics and urban planning program at Tufts University. During her time at Tufts, Erica...

Erica was a working (albeit starving) artist who made coffee tables and bound books. Her basement apartment doubled as her studio. One day, a family with two small kids moved in above her. These two kids ran the length of their floor (and her ceiling) ALL DAY. After a...