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- NEWSENVS alumna Emma Hay, ’20, refocuses her career goals after graduating during the pandemic.
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Apply your knowledge, gain valuable skills and experience, connect with impactful employers, and receive faculty support through a four credit class and internship experience.ENVS alumna Katy Yeh, ’14, shares her thoughts on creating a career in nonprofit ecological stewardship.The Environmental Studies Program would like to invite all members of the L&C community–students (current and future, faculty, staff, an alumni–to join in a summer reading group on conservation.
Georgia Reid, SOAN/ENVS Major, BA ’20, was awarded one of three 2020 Oregon Heritage Fellowships, via the State Department of Parks & Recreation, to present and extend her Fall 2019 SOAN thesis research on the environmental history and contemporary interest in flax-to-linen production in Oregon.Katherine Jernigan, BA ’15, works with school children in Chicago and found a way to combine her loves of the outdoors and cooking.Robin Zeller ’15 describes how ENVS lead to a degree in medical anthropology.Liz Fehrenbach ’05 describes how her work in ENVS turned her on to a nursing degree.It’s a persistent question: How do you prepare large populations for an emergency? Funded by a grant of more than half a million dollars from the National Science Foundation, an interdisciplinary team of Lewis & Clark faculty and students is creating a video game to educate and enlist young people in that critical process.Julia Huggins BA ’13 has been awarded the Vanier Scholarship to continue her PhD in biogeochemistry at the University of British Columbia, where she is the chief scientist of the oceanography research program. The scholarship will fund her research on oxygen loss in the oceans and the environmental impact of marine microorganisms.ENVS alumna, Charlotte Copp ’18, explores the field of GIS. She is currently a GIS intern for the City of Lake Oswego.When Lewis & Clark undergrads choose to pay the voluntary student “green fee,” the money goes into a fund that allows the college to buy renewable energy certificates and promote sustainability. The Renewable Energy Fee Fund Committee, comprised of students, is responsible for choosing the energy certificates, and awarding grants for student projects, internships, and research.ENVS Alumnus, Jules Bailey ’01, keeps Oregon’s bottle deposit and return program successful and relevant. He is the Chief Stewardship Officer for the Oregon Beverage Recycling Cooperative.ENVS alumnus Osamu Kumasaka ’16, describes his path to working in environmental conflict resolution. He is a Junior Associate at the Consensus Building Institute in Boston, MA.
- EVENTSSeptember 15Student collaborative researchOctober 19until October 21October 19ENVX Symposium opening reception for ENVS alumni and current students. Attendees will have a guided discussion on the topic: “How have environmental facts changed in our time?”October 19ENVX Symposium keynote address by Dr. Naveed Mansoori, followed by discussion with faculty panel and Q&A. This in person event will also be livestreamed via Zoom.October 20until October 21October 20Current LC students are invited to join Dr. Naveed Mansoori, the keynote speaker of the ENVX Symposium for a hosted lunch.October 20Lewis & Clark Law School faculty panel discussion on the topic: post-truth, law, and policy.