Tag Archives: Environment

Sophomores and Juniors Committed to Environmental Issues–Udall Nomination Deadline Jan 23!

Apply for the Udall Scholarship! For Sophomores and Juniors committed to careers related to the environment. The Udall provides up to $7,000 for tuition, fees, educational expenses. Eligibility: GPA 3.5 and up; U.S. citizen; demonstrated commitment to work with environmental issues through academic study and activities. Scholarship requires nomination from Middlebury—nomination deadline is January 23, […]

Summer Research on Resilience to Extreme Weather Events

VT EPSCoR paid summer internships ($5,000) working in Vermont’s beautiful Lake Champlain Basin studying resilience to extreme weather events. Opportunities for students interested in the sciences and/or social sciences: Lake and Stream Ecology Climatology Water Chemistry and Microbiology Soil Nutrients Environmental Policy and Management Land Use Management Computer Science and Modeling See the VT EPSCoR […]

Paid Summer REU in Nevada to Study Water Resources, Climate Change and Snowpack

University of Nevada, Reno Summer 2016 REU Program Application Deadline: Friday, March 18th, 2016 Students will explore the intersections of socioeconomic and natural sciences in relation to drought resiliency in the Tahoe, Sierra Nevada and Great Basin Regions, sponsored by the National Science Foundation. Overview of Program: REU research teams will work in the Eastern […]

Paid summer research with the North East Water Resources Network–Protect our Water Resources!

Paid summer research internship opportunities for students in the sciences and/or social sciences!  The North East Water Resources Network (NEWRnet) internship program offers student research opportunities in lake and watershed ecology, climatology, hydrology, biogeochemistry, soil nutrients, environmental engineering and environmental policy and management, as well as computer science and modeling.  The program is especially interested […]

Schwarzman Scholars–New! Information Session April 23

Join us for an information session about the new Schwarzman Scholars Program on Thursday, April 23 from 4:30-5:30pm in Library 201. A representative from the program will lead the session.  Schwarzman Scholars, inspired by the Rhodes scholarship, is a program designed to help future leaders meet the challenges of the 21st century and beyond by preparing them […]

Udall Scholarship for Sophomores and Juniors Interested in Environmental Issues

Apply for the Udall Scholarship! For Sophomores and Juniors committed to careers related to the environment. The Udall provides up to $5,000 for tuition, fees, educational expenses. Eligibility: GPA 3.5 and up; U.S. citizen; demonstrated commitment to work with environmental issues through academic study and activities. Scholarship requires nomination from Middlebury—nomination deadline is January 23, […]

Welcome to the Age of Humans

Dr. Curt Stager visited Middlebury to talk about a new, long-term view of climate change. His book, Deep Future, examines the surprising shifts—and choices—we face in a human-driven era scientists are calling “the Anthropocene”: the Age of Humans.