Please join us in the Handwerker Gallery at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 6, for "Reclaiming Sustainability," the first Tuesday Salon of the semester.
John Finn, an environmental engineer who specializes in the cleanup of subsurface coal tar contamination, will present a discussion of his work and career at the Environmental Studies & Sciences Department's environmental seminar series next Tuesday, 22 September at 4:00 pm in CNS 112.
Ithaca College announces the creation of the Department of Environmental Studies and Science, which will house its degree programs in environmental studies and environmental science. The designation of the new academic department acknowledges the importance of these majors in the priorities of the College and the role they will play in the future of the School of Humanities and Sciences, within which the department is located.
This year the environmental studies program received a three-year, $500,000 grant from the HSBC in the Community (USA) Inc. Foundation, the philanthropic arm of HSBC Bank. Upon hearing the news, Susan Allen-Gil, coordinator of environmental studies, remembers, “We were pretty blown away because of the amount of money and freedom to include and create what we wanted.” With this...
ITHACA, NY — Educators interested in learning more about how to integrate concepts of sustainability into their teaching and other educational activities will gather at Ithaca College May 20–22 for the annual Finger Lakes Project (FLP) Workshop. The FLP is a community of educators dedicated to integrating sustainability concepts into diverse disciplines and all aspects of...