Academic Programs

Academic Programs

From introducing sustainable principles in classroom discussions to testing techniques that can be used to encourage adoption of sustainable behaviors to evaluating the impact that hands-on learning experiences have on influencing perceptions of climate change and sustainability, our academic programs provide the insights and appreciations that underpin a lifelong commitment to sustainability.

Sustainable Labs

Dr. Jeremiah Mbindyo's nationally-recognized sustainable lab practices dramatically reduce chemical use.

Applied Learning

Dr. John Wallace teaches stream health on campus at the Watershed Education and Training Institute (WETI).

Global Perspective

Dr. Len Litowitz leads trips to Iceland and Costa Rica to learn about sustainable development.

Classroom Focus

Dr. Schreiber brings sustainability into the classroom through classes such as Climate and Society.

Multidisciplinary Integration

Dr. Garner applies understandings of human behavior to help students explore how psychology affects sustainable choices.