October 12th - Indigenous Peoples' Day
UVM faculty, staff and students can honor Indigenous Peoples' Day with a screening and panel discussion of AMA - the untold story of the trials of, and crimes against, Native American women by the US Government even up until the 1970s.
Link to join the panel discussion on Monday, October 12th 12-1 PM
Link to watch the film on-demand now through October 12th 6:00 PM
Use password: uV@Ma (case sensitive)
Director's Updates - Dr. Amy Seidl Named President’s Distinguished Senior Lecturer
Director’s Update – No surprise to The Environmental Program faculty, staff and student body that Dr. Amy Seidl is this year's Distinguised Senior Lecturer. Read the article about her award here.
Brendan Fisher – Director – Environmental Program
Gain hands-on experience working locally and globally on solving environmental problems.
Studying the Environment at UVM as an undergraduate will prepare you for a wide range of careers in an evolving world.
Remote Environmental Service Project Capstone
With the onset of COVID-19, the Environmental Program is offering a fourth capstone based in service learning and in full compliance of remote-only polices.
"We're not isolated here," he said. Ivakhiv agrees that no individual city, state or country can solve the climate crisis on its own. But he says it's worth it for Vermont to enact its own policies because it sets an example. "You can argue that if we can, we should be taking the lead," he said.
Change the World
Professor Trish O’Kane teaches “Birding to Change the World”, where UVM students head to Burlington's Derway Island where they walk through a floodplain forest with students from nearby JJ Flynn Elementary. It's on Derway Island that the students learn from birds, their environment, and each other.