Sharmen Hettipola ’17 used sustainable methods to rebuild a school in a Sri Lankan village and motivate students to learn.Learn More
"De-moralizing and Re-moralizing the Anthropocene"
By Maria Antonaccio
"Teaching life cycle assessment in environmental engineering: a disinfection case study for students"
By Kevin Gilmore
By Duane Griffin
"Utilizing Patient Geographic Information System Data to Plan Telemedicine Service Locations"
By Ben Marsh
"A Novel ATR-FTIR Technique for Identifying Colloid Composition in Natural Waters"
By Molly McGuire
"Unfreezing the Arctic: Science, Colonialism, and the Transformation of Inuit Lands"
By Andrew Stuhl
A capstone project for an environmental studies course connected three Bucknell students with the community, and the impact of their work might be felt for years.Read More
Immerse yourself in the great scientific and human issues in contemporary environmental affairs. Choose from two degree options: environmental studies or environmental science.
Our breadth of courses includes anthropology, engineering, chemistry, philosophy, religion, biology, geology, economics, English, geography, history, classics and philosophy. We emphasize field-based learning and encourage study abroad. Our graduates enjoy successful careers in governmental policy and planning jobs, environmental enforcement, non-profit organizations, law, teaching, corporate communications, research, and many other fields.
Students and faculty work at four natural areas in the local region and in many other locales in the rural ridge-and-valley landscape and beyond. These sites include coal mines, landfills, state forests, limestone valleys, Virginia beaches, Florida scrublands and California deserts.
For Environmental Studies and Environmental Science majors, ENST 411: Environmental Community Projects provides a "clinic" course where students apply research methods to a local environmental issue.
Environmental studies majors can gain career experience and hands-on skills through internships. Bucknell’s Career Development Center supports students who want to secure internships. Recently, students have interned at the following organizations:
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