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Upcoming Events

Graduate Assistant Colloquium
August 20 - 21, 8:00 am - 12:30 pm. Moon Library. Visit the Graduate Assistant Colloquium webpage!

SUNY-ESF at the New York State Fair
Saturday, August 23, 2014, 10:00 am - 10:00 pm. NYS Fairgrounds, Geddes. Science & Industry Building.

SUNY-ESF at the New York State Fair
Sunday, August 24, 2014, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm. New York State Fairgrounds, Geddes.

Brief Tour of ESF Garden at Lafayette Rd. Exp. Sta.
Sunday, August 24, 2014, 11:45 am - 1:00 pm. Gateway Patio. Learn more

Environmental Science News

· ESF Expects Record Class for Fall

· SUNY-ESF student among Sea Grant Launch Stewards

(An ESF student is working as a Sea Grant Launch Steward this summer, educating boaters on methods of preventing the spread of invasive species between NY bodies of water. 7/29/14) READ MORE

· Quentin Wheeler: Be aware of invasive species

(Quentin Wheeler wrote an op-ed on awareness of invasive species in honor of the first New York State Invasive Species Awareness Week. 7/21/14) READ MORE

· North Country Public Radio covers ATBI Bioblitz at Newcomb Campus

(Professional biologists and visitors will work together to catalog Adirondacks wildlife on Sunday at Newcomb Campus during the ATBI Bioblitz. Click to listen to the story. 6/24/14) READ MORE

· Chinese Edition of 'Challenging the Chip' Published

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Environmental Science at ESF

Environmental science at ESF is an interdisciplinary degree program that takes full advantage of its location within an environmentally focused college. The program offers students a tremendous variety of courses and faculty members to choose from, excellent facilities for research and field study, and a level of faculty expertise that is rarely found at other colleges.

The faculty members who deliver the program perform teaching, research and public service activities to promote environmental practices that will improve the lives of people within New York state and around the world.

The program's objectives are to prepare students who:

  • Will engage in environmental work while employed by government agencies and industry or in private consulting jobs that specialize in public works and the inventory, management, design, use, restoration and protection of natural and cultural resources,
  • Are prepared to enter advanced academic studies involved with any of the many aspects of environmental science, and
  • Will continue to develop the knowledge and skills needed to adapt to changing technological, environmental and business conditions to the benefit of society, employer and self.

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