• river winding through the Vermont mountains

    Environmental Studies is a community of ideas, scholars, teachers, and engagement that encompasses the UVM campus, the state of Vermont, and the world at large.  The Environmental Studies community includes anyone at UVM with an interest in environmental sustainability and justice.

Environmental Studies Students in the Field
Summer 2023

During the summer, UVM Environmental Studies undergraduates fan across the country doing all kinds of impactful environmental work, conservation projects, and research. .

smiling student with hard hat and chain saw in a forestSophomore Wren Tetreault worked for the Rocky Mountain Conservancy’s Conservation Corps in Colorado. 
smiling student on a sunny day at the farmSenior Aidan Anderson was an intern at the conserved Robtoy Farm, in Jeffersonville, Vermont, an educational farm that uses rotational grazing.
young person in a berry fieldSenior Frances Leadman grew vegetables for the Vermont Youth Conservation Corps’ Health Care Share in Richmond, Vermont.
Senior Kara Campbell served as a Research Assistant in the Geography and Geosciences Department. She helped to produce a report on climate movers to Vermont.