The Environmental Studies Program trains leaders in creative problem solving, critical thinking, and responsible citizenship.
Building on the University of Oregon’s long tradition of environmental research and activism, our program sets the standard in interdisciplinary dialogue and collaboration with more than 100 participating faculty from thirty campus programs and departments. ENVS degree programs are flexible and tailored to meet specific educational and career goals, providing students with the opportunities to work alongside world-class scholars and researchers, develop concrete skills and analytical abilities, and gain hands-on experience relevant to careers in government agencies, non-governmental organizations, private industry, and academic fields.
Quench your thirst—for knowledge and for beer—at Ideas on Tap, the Museum of Natural and Cultural History’s monthly pub talk, now at Viking Braggot Co. on Willamette Street!
This month, join us for Glaciers, Water, and Culture with University of Oregon historian, environmental scientist and ENVS Program Director, Mark Carey.
Learn more about Mark’s impressive experience on his website: https://honors.uoregon.edu/mark-carey
Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/722375808127625
ENVS Assistant Professors Lauren Hallett and Lucas Silva are the focus of this Around the O article on the effects of climate change on soil biology.
Emily Eliza Scott’s research focuses on contemporary art and design practices that engage pressing (political) ecological issues, often with the intent to actively transform real-world conditions. More broadly, it addresses art and the public sphere, critical approaches to the built environment, visual cultures of nature, social and environmental justice, and the capacity of art to produce non-instrumental forms of sensing and knowing. Prior to joining the UO in 2018, she was a Visiting Professor at the VU University Amsterdam, a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Inst. for the History and Theory of...