Announcements

Career Resources

September 29, 2014

Career Resources: It’s never too early to begin taking a look at your career options and ways to gain work experience. ENVS-Specific Career Resources : *ENVS Internships Page—Even if you plan to fulfill your ENVS Application requirement with a field course, the ENVS “Postings” and “Not for Credit” pages list organizations that sponsor internships—a great place to start looking for opportunities that resonate with your interests: http://www.colorado.edu/envs/current-students/undergraduate-students/internships . *ICE Talks—On Tuesdays during the semester, you can hear an environmental professional’s perspective on environmental careers at the ENVS ICE (Investigate Careers in the Environment) Talks: http://www.colorado.edu/envs/news-events/ice-talks . *Environmental Center Jobs Page—The... Read more »

Our National Parks: Lessons in Courage, Diversity, Justice and Environmental Quality

September 29, 2014

The Center of the American West is proud to present former National Park Service Director Robert Stanton giving the 2014 Randy Jones Lecture, Oct. 9, in celebration of the centennial of Rocky Mountain National Park. Date: Oct. 9 Location: Eaton Humanities – Room 150 Time: 6:30 p.m. The Randy Jones Memorial Lecture Series was created by CU-Boulder’s Center of the American West, in collaboration with Rocky Mountain National Park, as a tribute to former National Park Service Deputy Director Randy Jones.Read more »

Tutoring and Academic Support

September 29, 2014

Develop good study habits and get the most out of your classes with academic support: *The Student Academic Success Center (SASC) Tutoring Guide lists departmental tutoring labs for several subjects, including Chemistry, Economics, Geology, Mathematics, and Writing: http://www.colorado.edu/sasc/sites/default/files/attached-files/TutoringGuide.pdf . *SASC also offers Walk-in Hours, Workshops, and Tutoring Resources: http://www.colorado.edu/sasc/skills and http://www.colorado.edu/sasc/tutoring . *Or, you can make an appointment to meet with Karen Wyatt ( Karen.Wyatt@colorado.edu ), the CU Study Skills Specialist. *The CU CAPS office has Academic Skills and Stress Management workshops as well as Walk-In Counseling Hours available, too. Here’s the link to the Workshops page: http://www.colorado.edu/counseling/node/273#overlay-context=services/groups-workshops . You... Read more »

Ways to Get Involved

September 26, 2014

Ways to Get Involved : * CU Student Environmental Groups—There are several environmentally-focused student groups on campus, including the Environmental Studies Club, which is dedicated to shaping the ENVS major. Find the ENVS Club and other CU environmental groups here: http://www.colorado.edu/ecenter/about/links . *ENVS listserv—Sign up for the ENVS Weekly Digest, a newsletter containing ENVS-related events and opportunities. Subscribe at: http://www.colorado.edu/envs/current-students/undergraduate-students/undergraduate-list-serv . *Environmental Center—The CU Environmental Center offers lots of opportunities to get involved in environmental issues. Check out E-Center Events Calendar, http://www.colorado.edu/ecenter/calendar , to find out about environmental events on campus and in the community. Or, join the E-Center Listserv:... Read more »

ENVS Fall 2014 Internship Fair

September 24, 2014

Thursday, October 23, 2014 3:30-5:00pm, Recreation Center Multipurpose Room 4 C250-Bring copies of your resume! Check back to see the updated list of participating internship sites. Participating Organizations: Clean Energy Action Ditch and Reservoir Company Alliance Eco-Cycle Eco-Cycle Schools Environment America Growing Gardens InnovaSTAT Thorne Nature Experience Wild Bear Mountain Ecology CenterRead more »

ENVS Fall 2014 Recognition Ceremony

September 23, 2014

December 2014 Environmental Studies graduates and their families are cordially invited to the ENVS Recognition Ceremony and Reception in the Eaton Humanities Building 1B50, Friday, December 19 at 2:00 p.m. No tickets are required and academic regalia (cap and gown) is recommended. Attention Graduates: Each graduate will have an opportunity to say a few words on stage. Parking for the event is available in the Euclid Autopark . If you need special parking accommodations, please e-mail the ENVS Office or call 303-492-5420. The closest ADA metered parking is north of Eaton Humanities . Refreshments will be served following the ceremony... Read more »

ENVS Alum Ghita Carroll Receives the C3E Award

September 16, 2014

ENVS Alum Ghita Carroll received the Clean Energy Education and Empowerment (C3E) award. Webcast: http:// c3eawards.org/webcast/ C3E is creating opportunities for women in clean energy. The U.S. C3E annual awards program recognizes the outstanding achievements of mid-career women working to advance clean energy. Eight remarkable women are recognized for their work at the C3E Symposium each fall. Learn more about the C3E awards. Syposium Information 6500 East Arapahoe Road, Boulder, CO 80301 9/16/2014 For Immediate Release Contact: BVSD Communications - 720-561-5825 BVSD Sustainability Coordinator Ghita Carroll wins national award for energy leadership BOULDER, CO: As part of the U.S. Clean... Read more »