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Alumni Spotlight: Donna Merten

May 31, 2021

Donna is a MENV graduate who specialized in Sustainable Food Systems. She is currently the Chief Forager and Co-Owner of FED (Farm Eats Direct) food truck in Boulder. In this alumni spotlight article, Donna tells us about her professional background, her current role, and her advice for current and future...

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Student Highlight: Alexis Ancel on LGBTQ+ Pride Month

May 31, 2021

I’m a MENV student studying Sustainable Food Systems, I have what has been described as an “unhealthy obsession” with Taylor Swift, and I just adopted a puppy named Mia Thermopolis, Princess of Genovia. She wears a rainbow collar and looks just smashing in it. I still remember how nervous I...

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Understanding our socio-environmental systems: Get to know Peter Newton

May 27, 2021

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Student Highlight: Joshua Yuen-Schat on Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month

May 1, 2021

Joshua is a second-year MENV student who specializes in Sustainable Food Systems. In this Student Highlight article, Joshua shares how his heritage and identity have shaped his academic journey, his career trajectory, and the person he is today. How has your heritage shaped the person you are today? My Atayal...

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Alumni Spotlight: Andrew Reetz

April 28, 2021

Andrew is a 2019 MENV graduate who specialized in Renewable and Sustainable Energy. He currently works as the Business Development Coordinator at Schneider Electric on their Advisory team. In this alumni spotlight article, Andrew tells us about his professional background and then dives into his current role and responsibilities. He...

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CU Boulder welcomes applications to new online outdoor rec economy graduate program for fall

April 12, 2021

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Alumni Spotlight: Willow Cozzens

March 29, 2021

Willow is a 2020 MENV graduate who specialized in Sustainable Food Systems. She currently works in two part-time positions as both the Water and Equity Project Coordinator for the National Young Farmers Coalition and Frontline Farming, as well as the Equity and Food Policy Analyst for Jefferson County Department of...

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MENV Advisory Council member, Luis Benítez, co-authors opinion piece for The Colorado Sun on protecting public lands

March 4, 2021

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CU to launch first-of-its-kind outdoor economy master’s program

March 3, 2021

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Alumni Spotlight: Bridger Tomlin

Feb. 24, 2021

Bridger is a 2019 MENV graduate who specialized in Sustainability Planning and Management (now called Urban Resilience and Sustainability). He currently works as a Sustainability Associate with the City of Westminster, a local municipality of Colorado. In this alumni spotlight article, Bridger tells us about his professional background, his current...