Photo of the Kent Hale Smith Building surrounded by trees in fall colors
Case Western Reserve's Kent Hale Smith building looks beautiful on a sunny fall day.

CWRU’s Nick Barendt and Andrew Curtis contribute to a story about the Cleveland Department of Public Health

How Cleveland will expand air monitoring in poor neighborhoods disproportionately burdened by pollution
cleveland.comNick Barendt, executive director of the Institute for Smart, Secure and Connected Systems, and Andrew Curtis, professor of spatial epidemiology, contributed to a story on how the Cleveland Department of Public Health and community partners plan to improve air quality monitoring in disadvantaged areas of the city with an expanded network of monitors that focus on fine particulates and ground level ozone.