Barnard professors Deborah Coen and Martin Stute, The New York Times' Andrew Revkin, and General Russel L. Honore, Commander of Joint Task Force Katrina and Global Preparedness Authority, explore how societies cope with natural disasters.
Through interactive simulation, class provides hands-on experience in environmental site assessment
Students examine how arsenic seeps into groundwater in Bangladesh.
Students study the potential impact of green-roof fungi on the environment.
At Barnard, students majoring in the sciences or other research-intensive subjects have take part in research projects at levels usually reserved for graduate students.
Food for Thought from Faculty Experts
A New Minor Adds Policy and Ethics
Join twelve Science and Public Policy students as they present research on a wide range of environmental topics ranging from conflict minerals in the Congo to the demise of the bee population.
"Introductory Environmental Science,” students investigate the interplay between rapid urban development and their environmental surroundings.
Following the April 5th panel "What's Water Worth? Hydrofracking and its Impact on New York City, please join us for part two: a screening of GASLAND followed by a Q&A with director Josh Fox and special guest Joe Levine, held by The Earth Institute and Columbia Environmental Law Society in partnership with the Barnard Eco-Reps.