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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...

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MENVers at Work in the Boulder Community

Nov. 10, 2020

The fall semester is in full swing as MENV students continue to dive deeper into projects within their specializations. Although presentations, exams, workshops, and webinars can take up a lot of time, many MENVers have taken it upon themselves to work part-time jobs outside of the program. Whether the job...

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Introducing Interim RSE Specialization Lead, Josh Radoff!

Nov. 2, 2020

We'd like to introduce a new member of our faculty, Josh Radoff, who has taken over as MENV's Renewable and Sustainable Energy specialization lead for the remainder of this semester. Josh is highly experienced in the energy field and our RSE students are excited to learn all that they can...

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Alumni Spotlight: Grace Carlin

Oct. 28, 2020

Grace is a 2019 MENV graduate and currently works as the Urban Land and Water Program Manager for a nonprofit called Green Spaces Alliance of South Texas. In this alumni spotlight article, Grace tells us about her current position, the post-graduate job search, and her advice for current and future...

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MENV's Guide to Boulder and the Front Range

Oct. 26, 2020

It has been a strange and unique semester for many of our first-year MENV students. Moving to a new city and starting a graduate program amidst a global pandemic can be quite daunting. Fortunately, many of our first-year students have been able to adapt to the current situation and settle...

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Humans of MENV: Moving to Boulder

Oct. 20, 2020

This is the first installment of a new article series on the MENV website, called “Humans of MENV”. In these articles, we will feature stories from multiple students that touch on their personal experiences in the program. Each round of "Humans of MENV” will have a narrative theme—this first installment...