Sustainability & Environmental Studies

Sustainability & Environmental Studies Minor

The mission statement of Southwestern College states that the college “strives to live by and teach a sustainable way of life.” The sustainability and environmental studies minor offers a curriculum that provides students with the opportunity to study the basic tenets of sustainability; examine the obstacles to achieving a more sustainable society; and envision, design, and implement an individual project involving sustainability practices. This minor is available to students majoring in all other academic areas.


Want to learn more about the Sustainability & Environmental Studies Minor?  Feel free to contact Dr. Rick Cowlishaw or Jason Speegle and they can answer your questions.

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