Learn about Environmental & Urban Studies Academic Programs

Sustainability-Focused Courses

Sustainability-focused courses map to ILO #4 and are included in a degree in Environmental Studies or Environmental Science.

  • Environmental Politics (Pol Sc 22)

  • Environmental Ethics (Philo 20)

  • Environmental Psychology (Psych 40)

  • Global Environmental History (Hist 14)

  • Environmental Studies (Geog 7)

  • Environmental Biology (Bio 9)

  • Applied Ecology and Conservation Biology (Bio 10)

  • Recycling and Resource Management (RRM 1)

  • Green Screen Series - Films on the Environment and Transformation (Film 5)


Stop by the Center for Environmental and Urban Studies to find out more about environmental internships. You can intern at the CEUS or find more information on local businesses and organizations offering environmental internships. The Career Services Center facilitates internships, including the ones offered at the CEUS.


These faculty have embedded principles of ecological literacy and sustainability into a variety of general education courses. Look for their name and / or the sustainability flag under their sections in the class schedule to develop your own ecological literacy!

Faculty MemberDiscipline
Eric MinzenbergAnthro 19
Gillian GreblerAnthropology
Nate DonahueArt
Ben KayBiology
Christina von der OheBiology
Elizabeth JordanBiology
Marci SpieglerBiology
Poliana RaymerBiology
Sharani McLaughlinBiology
Alexandra TowerBiology / Botany
Garen BaghadsarianBiology / Marine Science
Tom PacciorettiBusiness
Laura MansonEarly Childhood Education
Pete MorrisEarth Science
David BurakEnglish
Jason BeardsleyEnglish
Natalie HansenEnglish
Janet HarcelorodeESL
Keith GraziadeiESL
Lorrie IvasFashion
Shelia LaffeyFilm Studies
Christyanne MelendezGeology
Christina GhanbarpourHistory
Daniele BolelliHistory
Leslie KawaguchiHistory
Josephine HaoInterior Arch. Design
Dawn VaughnLife Science
Gabriel GartnerLife Science
Amber KatherinePhilosophy
Stuart CooleyPhotovoltaic / Renewable Energy
Wenise WongPhysical Sci. / Chem 9
Murial WalkerPhysical Science
Tram DangPhysical Science
Christina GablerPolitical Science
Eric OiferPolitical Science
Richard TahvildaranPolitical Science
Alex SchwartzPsychology
David PhillipsPsychology
Jon HulsRecycling and Resource Management
Samuel SasuRecycling and Resource Management
Victoria CharlesRecycling and Resource Management
Guido Del PiccoloSociology