Katelyn Jasmin

Katelyn Jasmin is a Research Assistant at the University of Michigan’s Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy (CLOSUP), where she works on the Center’s “Close Up on the U.P.” project. She is an undergraduate at U-M's College of Literature, Science, and the Arts (class of 2026) and is part of the U.P. Scholars Program, studying English and the Environment through U-M’s Program in the Environment (PitE). She is from the Upper Peninsula and is interested in social justice, urban infrastructure planning, civil rights, and climate change policy.

Big Pinwheels in the Sky

According to survey data, a significant majority of UP officials oppose large-scale wind projects within their own jurisdictions. Check out this second article in the “CLOSE UP on the UP” project, a collaboration between CLOSUP, U-M’s UP Scholars Program, and Rural Insights.

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