The Environmental Studies & Sciences Program at Rhodes College offers an innovative curriculum that allows students to combine study in social sciences, humanities, natural sciences, and fine arts. The program encourages a personalized combination of interdisciplinary coursework and a sustained examination of global and local contexts environmental issues from many perspectives.
Prof. Jennifer Sciubba interviewed Dr. Cary Fowler about his work to conserve crop diversity. The Steve and Riea Lainoff Crop Trust Fellowship in Honor of Cary Fowler provides funding for a recent Rhodes College graduate to work at the Crop Trust in Bonn, Germany for 12 months after graduation.
Learn about the awards Environmental Studies and Sciences gives to outstanding students each year.
Students are encouraged to perform internships and study abroad to enhance their academic studies and provide meaningful connections “beyond the gates.”
News about faculty and students in the Environmental Studies and Sciences Program at Rhodes.
Learn more about the unique qualities of the program for preparing students to be leaders in the 21st century, when environmental questions are increasingly pressing.
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