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Holy Cross Faculty Panel Discusses Pope’s Encyclical on the Environment

Holy Cross Faculty Panel Discusses Pope’s Encyclical on the Environment

– [Loren] My name is Loren Cass. I’m in the Political Science Department and the director of the Center for Interdisciplinary Studies and I’ll be moderating today’s panel discussion along with my colleagues here from across the college. I’m gonna keep my comments fairly short today. Today’s discussion’s really Pope Francis’ encyclical letter Laudato si’ …

Institute on the Environment: The Right Time and Place

Institute on the Environment: The Right Time and Place

If we look at every measure of our planet’s environment, we’re losing. We’re losing more biodiversity. We’re losing against the fight against global warming. As much as we might like to think these are getting better, they’re not. Environmental problems in the 21st century are huge problems. Things like climate change affect the entire planet. …

The Science of Soil: Understanding the Major

The Science of Soil: Understanding the Major

-[April Ulery] Most people who get jobs with the USDA or other federal agencies have to have a degree. They have to have a Bachelor of Science degree or a Bachelor of Arts degree. And in order to get a degree, you need to have gone through a whole program, a whole suite of interconnected …

Environmental Studies & Policy | Champlain College

Environmental Studies & Policy | Champlain College

♪ (music begins) ♪ I’m majoring in Environmental Policy. The most important thing I learned during capstone was how to look critically at complicated problems and come up with solutions for them. For my project, I proposed an environmental house on campus. This would be a themed residential living area for students to apply to …