In Brenner’s environmental science course, students work collaboratively with nonprofit environmental justice organizations to address issues of sustainable development.
Barnard College News
For International Day of Climate Action (October 24), a paleoclimatologist discusses climate change, teaching in a pandemic, and studying STEM at Barnard.
The environmental science and law expert shares how remote learning has forced her to become a more collaborative educator.
Across the city and globe this week, people are taking action to bring awareness to climate change, with many students participating in walkouts. Barnard shares their commitment to enacting change, as reflected in the College’s various initiatives over the years to address sustainability.
Faculty-developed program Brownfield Action gets an upgrade so that environmental science students can continue to solve real-world problems. Two alumnae share their success stories.
If you think faculty care only about academics, read on. Their (many) other talents may surprise you.
Climate change is one of the most pressing challenges of our time. The College is preparing students to meet these challenges through a three-fold strategy.
Sustainability and climate action are at the heart of the College's core vision and values—which is why Barnard is taking action with sustainability practices and academic initiatives.
Professor Mark Carnes and Professor Stephanie Pfirman share the games they have created to help both students and teachers learn.
In December, 2017, and January, 2018, three members of Barnard's faculty were awarded research grants.
Barnard’s Department of Environmental Science was founded 35 years ago.
A new study coauthored by Professor Stephanie Pfirman indicates pollution can spread rapidly via polar sea ice, which is melting faster than ever before due to global warming.
To celebrate National Pollinator Week, Barnard highlights the leading research of Professor Jon Snow to protect honey bees