ES Alums Named to “Outdoor 30 Under 30” list

Outdoor 30 Under 30 highlights the athletes, designers, founders, and misfits who are challenging the status quo and driving the industry forward. They are the crazy ones. The movers and makers. The bold. The quiet geniuses. The clever and collaborative. …

Watson Fellowship and Davis Peace Prize Awarded to ES Students

Thomas J. Watson Fellowship Award
Parwana Mohammad ’16 (Environmental Studies Major)

Parwana Mohammad ’16 was awarded a $30,000 Thomas J. Watson Fellowship for independent study outside the United States during the year following her graduation this May. Her project, titled …

Roberts Renovation at Colby Earns LEED Gold

Renovations to the Roberts Building completed in 2015 earned LEED gold certification, the U.S. Green Building Council announced in March. The renovation of the second and third floors as residence halls led to Colby’s 14th LEED (Leadership in Energy Efficiency …

Lucky Seven: ES Jan Plan Interns Present

On Feb. 10, seven students who received Environmental Studies internship grants shared their experiences at a lunch program in Dana. At the end of an hour of tantalizing descriptions about projects from a Tanzanian coffee plantation at the foot of …