Entries tagged with ‘environmental studies’

Linnaeus Symposium Explores Changing Climate in Minnesota

Four experts will join Linnaeus Arboretum Director Scott Moeller and Director of the Johnson Center for Environmental Innovation this Thursday.

The Philosophy of Fly Fishing

Dan Eiden is spending his summer exploring the intersections of clean water, native fish, and public lands in the Pacific Northwest.

Student Documentary Explores Faith and the Environment

In To Walk Alongside, environmental studies major Alex Theship-Rosales uses spirituality as a vehicle to encourage environmental responsibility.

Dirty Hands and New Horizons

A group of Gustavus students spent the month of January learning how economics and climate change impact people and agriculture in Indonesia.

January Class Explores Intersection of Culture, the Self, and Agriculture

Students learn inside and outside the classroom in the unique course taught by local organic farmer Ben Penner.

Big Hill Farm Grows Produce and Leaders

After a decade of growth, opportunities on the student-run farm continue to blossom.

James Harlan ’18 Makes Pipe Dreams Real

After finding Gustavus by chance, senior and environmental studies major James Harlan has never stopped trying to achieve his goals of exploring the world and making it a better place.

Hope Springs Geothermal for Kenzie Perry ’18

Senior Kenzie Perry traveled to Hot Springs, South Dakota to conduct research for her geology thesis this summer. Now, she is applying to graduate school to study hydrology.

La Frenierre and Students Prepare for Glacier Research in Ecuador

The geography professor and two Gustavus students will study glacial retreat using drone technology and traditional measurements.

Student-Professor Duo Researches Glaciers in Ecuador

Shivering in a tent nearly 15,000 feet above sea level on the side of the highest mountain in Ecuador, Casey Decker ’18 reflected on the unexpected conversation that landed him there.