News & Announcements

Students spearhead obtaining bronze status for university

Students have helped lead the way for the university obtaining bronze award from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE)'s Sustainability Tracking, Assessment and Rating System (STARS) program. The group's founders included students Allison Jenks, Kara Kelly, Dustin DeMatteo and Claudia Sisomphou. With members across campus working with departments and clubs to raise our commitment to sustainability. More here

Sabbaticals and temporary advisor changes

Professor Watt and Professor Jacobson are on sabbatical, Professor Watt will return in Spring 2017 and Professor Jacobson will return in Fall 2017. Both are undertaking some exciting research and we look forward to hearing about it when they return.

In the meantime the following changes to advisors have been made.

  • Water Resources Management BA & BS - Daniel Soto
  • Conservation and Restoration Track II Social Science Emphasis - John Isom
  • Double Major with Economics - Daniel Soto
  • Education and the Environment - Karna Wong
  • Outdoor Leadership - Karna Wong
  • Planning - Karna Wong
  • Undecided BA - Karna Wong
  • Undecided BS - Wendy St. John
  • Minor - John Isom

Professor emeritus Rocky Rohwedder to speak at Environmental Affairs Symposium

Professor emeritus Rocky Rohwedder is to speak on a panel at Lewis and Clark College's 2016 Environmental Affairs Symposium, this years topic is Equity and Earth: Intersections of social justice and environment. Wednesday, October 19th, 2016 7-8:30 p.m. Development Panel in Templeton Campus Center. For more information see