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ESF Ranked No. 4 Green College by Princeton Review

The SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF) is No. 4 among the nation's "green colleges," according to The Princeton Review. The college received the designation when The Princeton Review published The Princeton Review's Guide to Green Colleges: 2021 Edition. This is the fifth year ESF has been ranked in the Top 5, and ESF is the only SUNY school in the Top 50. (10/23)

Celebrate National Forest Products Week

National Forest Products Week is a time to recognize the many products that come from our forests, the people who work in and manage our forest, the businesses that make the products and how these components contribute to our lives. (10/21)

Writing On Behalf of the Environment

ESF student Donnie Monk puts her writing talents to use writing about the environment as a Planet Forward correspondent. (10/16)

ESF Student Leads Hometown to Climate Smart Community Certification

Shenequa Perry, a junior environmental biology major, led the charge to get her hometown of Homer, New York Bronze Climate Smart Community certification. (10/8)

ESF Students Dig into Community Service

A global pandemic didn't stop a group of ESF students from helping out in their community recently.

Eighteen students along with faculty and staff helped the Thornden Park Association with maintenance and landscaping on the park's grounds.


The Geography of Publishing in the Anthropocene

A trio of ESF students published a paper in Conservation Science and Practice finding that conservation framed as "Anthropocene" is more cross-disciplinary collaborative science.

Students Megan Hazlett, Kate Henderson and Ilana Zeitzer noted differences manifest in the causes and impacts of pollution, climate change, and species extinctions, and looked to see if they are also present in the ways researchers write about the Anthropocene?


Mighty Oaks Soccer Teams Host Inter Squad Scrimmage

When it was announced over the summer that all ESF fall athletic sports were cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions, many seniors on the soccer team were left wondering if they would get the chance to wear a Mighty Oaks game jersey again. (10/5)

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Calendar of Events

OIDE New Normal Workshop 9: Public Speech and Speakers
Monday, October 26, 2020 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm | Zoom Event | Register here
Coffee Break!
Tuesday, October 27, 2020 | 11:00 am - 12:20 pm | online or call in | Website
Sustainability Management Online Degree Program Info Session
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 | 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm | webinar | Website
Online career panel: Women in Science and Engineering
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm | Online | Website
OIDE New Normal Workshop 10: Political Activities
Tuesday, November 3, 2020 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | Zoom Event | Register here
Coffee Break!
Monday, November 16, 2020 | 12:45 pm - 12:00 am | online or call in | Website
Inclusion, Diversity and Equity Inclusive Excellence Graduation Reception
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm | Zoom Event | Register Here
Candidacy Exam, Oral - Dwyer Stuart
Thursday, November 19, 2020 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Videoconference