Earth Day BBQ Serves Up Salmon from Middlebury Alum

Posted on April 23, 2016

This Friday the campus will celebrate Earth Day with a barbeque that is set to include salmon from Middlebury College class of 2006’s Elma Burnham.

ENVS 0401 Student Research Team Featured in “Vermont Food Systems News”

Posted on April 13, 2016

The members of the Farm-to-Plate Energy Cross-cutting Team are working with Middlebury College ENVS 401 students to explore implications of a carbon tax on the local maple industry as well as alternative fuel heating options for greenhouse season-extension in Vermont.

Interdisciplinary Community-Connected Capstone Courses: A Model for Engaging Undergraduates with Public Policy

Posted on March 23, 2016

Middlebury College offers an interdisciplinary community-connected research practicum as the capstone for its undergraduate major in environmental studies. Each semester students engage with environmental challenges that are explicitly designed to welcome a range of natural science, social science, and humanities perspectives.