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Environmental Studies


The objective of this interdisciplinary minor is for students to develop a broad understanding of our environment from the perspectives of the natural sciences, social sciences, and humanities. The minor provides an introduction to the physical and biological disciplines of environmental studies, in addition to instruction in ethical, political, and social topics necessary for effective implementation of sound environmental policy.


The minor is administered by the Environmental Studies Committee which consists of the following faculty members: Candler (Political Science), Marmorino (Chemistry), Marr (Biology), Schnabel (Biology), Scott (Physics / Geology), Sernau (Sociology) and Shockey (Philosophy).

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