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MENV Sustainable Food Systems specialization lead, Nicole Civita, quoted in Forbes article on frontline food workers

Feb. 9, 2021

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MENV Faculty member, Fatuma Emmad, receives award from Black Voices for Black Justice Fund

Jan. 28, 2021

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Alumni Spotlight: Bianca Valdez

Jan. 27, 2021

Bianca is a 2019 MENV graduate who specialized in Environmental Policy. She currently works as an Associate at Kearns & West, a collaboration and strategic communications firm. In this alumni spotlight article, Bianca tells us about her current role, her journey to finding a job during COVID, and her advice...

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Alumni Spotlight: Jane Cavagnero

Jan. 2, 2021

Jane is a 2019 MENV graduate and currently works as the Creative Director at Mad Agriculture, a Boulder-based non-profit that “works from head to heart, poetry to science, financing to markets, and soil to shelf to catalyze a regenerative revolution in agriculture that is beautiful, just and inevitable.” In this...

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Class of 2021 Reflects on First Semester of MENV Program

Dec. 21, 2020

As fall semester comes to a close, MENV's fifth cohort has been reflecting on what the past few months have meant to them. Many of our first-year students made significant life changes amidst a year of unprecendented challenges to participate in the program. Despite a start to their graduate experience...

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Celebrating the Class of 2020

Dec. 15, 2020

As the year 2020 comes to an end, a time of reflection and gratitude approaches. A graduate experience unlike anything we could have ever expected is coming to an end for MENV’s fourth cohort. We’ve gained invaluable experiences, networks, knowledge and skills but also friendships and memories we will cherish...

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Humans of MENV: Student Entrepreneurs

Dec. 15, 2020

Cole Dickerson, Sustainable Food Systems “I am the Co-Founder of ABC Provisions, LLC , which is an online food retail space for Colorado products. It all started when I was doing freelance web development for my partner, who was planning to transition her brick and mortar retail space fully online...

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MENV Capstone Symposium 2020

Dec. 1, 2020

Thank you to the 150+ attendees who made MENV’s fourth annual Capstone Symposium event a success! This event was held virtually on November 13th, 2020 and hosted students, professional Capstone Partners, Capstone Advisors, and other members of the MENV professional network and community at large. The Capstone Symposium is an...

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Alumni Spotlight: Max Moore

Nov. 24, 2020

Max is a 2019 MENV graduate and currently works as a Senior Analyst of Transmission Development at Invenergy, America's largest renewable energy developer. In this alumni spotlight article, Max tells us about his current position, the post-graduate job search, and his advice for current and future MENV students. What is...

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Humans of MENV: Career Pivoting

Nov. 20, 2020

In each installment of our new “Humans of MENV” article series, we feature stories from multiple students that touch on their personal experiences with the program. Each round of "Humans of MENV” has a narrative theme—this second installment is about students’ experiences pivoting mid-career to pursue work in the environmental...