Environmental Studies

Students and graduates looking for jobs and internships are invited to participate in Western Washington University’s Virtual Huxley Environmental Career & Internship Fair, which will take place from 1-4 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 24.  The Huxley Fair…

Jean Melious has been named to a one-year term as dean of Huxley College of the Environment at Western Washington University, Provost Brent Carbajal announced today. 

Melious, now professor of Environmental Studies, will start in her new job in September 2021. She succeeds current Huxley…

Jean Melious has been named to a one-year term as dean of Huxley College of the Environment at Western Washington University, Provost Brent Carbajal announced today. 

Melious, now professor of Environmental Studies, will start in her new job in September 2021. She succeeds current Huxley…

While state policies to curb the spread of COVID-19 have created hardships, a data analysis conducted at Western Washington University shows they make a difference.

Patrick Buckley, a professor of environmental studies, has created maps that compare cases and death rates throughout the…

While state policies to curb the spread of COVID-19 have created hardships, a data analysis conducted at Western Washington University shows they make a difference.

Patrick Buckley, a professor of environmental studies, has created maps that compare cases and death rates throughout the…

WWU Professor of Environmental Studies Gigi Berardi recently received the silver medal from the Living Now Book Awards for “FoodWISE,” a guide to sustainable food choices. Berardi has described the book as tackling political economy, food psychology and…

WWU Professor of Environmental Studies Gigi Berardi recently received the silver medal from the Living Now Book Awards for “FoodWISE,” a guide to sustainable food choices. Berardi has described the book as tackling political economy, food psychology and…

Geographers read the surface of the earth like historians read books, but Western Washington University’s Patrick Buckley isn’t interested in the boundaries of ancient Rome or the expansion of Genghis Khan’s Mongol empire – he is using a unique set of maps called cartograms to track the…

A new Methow-based Community Learning Program has just concluded its pilot summer initiative. Nine Western Washington University undergraduate fellows lived and worked in the Methow Valley while researching and implementing various sustainability initiatives.

Community organizations that…

Residents of Seattle’s Duwamish River Valley have long known they suffer from high levels of air pollution. Air pollution that comes from nearby heavy industry, highways and air traffic has plagued South Seattle neighborhoods.

To the point that we have 13 years of life…

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