ENVS Newsletter

Undergraduate Environmental Education and Careers at Tufts University

Browsing Posts published in October, 2013

ShareIt is with great anticipation that we await the arriving ofDr. Gary Paul Nabhan for our ENVS Annual Lectureship.This year, in collaboration with the Anthropology and Biology Departments, the Agriculture Food and Environment Program at the Friedman School of Nutrition,
and the Tufts Institute of the Environment, Dr. Nabhan will present on the topic of sustainable [...]

ShareI do not even know where to begin, in relating my experience at last Thursday’s Lunch and Learn.  I was anticipating an unrelatable talk about urban planning and “environmental psychology,” so needless to say I was taken aback when I was asked to “please rise for His Majesty” at the beginning of the class.  But [...]

ShareOn Thursday, October 17th, I had the privilege of tapping into one of Boston’s intellectual goldmines: Harvard Kennedy School of Government.  I’ve become familiar with the small campus recently, as I’ve discovered how frequently they hold events related to sustainability, environmental policy, and regulation; all weaknesses of mine. In just the past few weeks, I’ve [...]

ShareDuring the summer, I had the pleasure of sitting down to talk with former Tufts student and 7th year Assistant Professor, Justin Hollander of the Tufts Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning Department (UEP).  Apart from teaching several courses on regional and urban planning, Dr. Hollander has  published countless articles and three books since 2009, [...]

ShareDear ENVS community, September and October have come in like a lion this year at Tufts. I hope your fall semester is off to a good start and you have seen the progress that ENVS has in these past weeks.  We are excited with the growing interest in the program as evidenced by the outstanding [...]