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Undergrad Research Assistant Opportunity: Investigate Coastal Adaptation in NYC

The research assistant will collaborate with community groups in the Rockaways and with the City of NY to help build capacity for coastal resilience.

by |January 23, 2020
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Spring 2020 Internship Opportunities at Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until January 15.

Students Address Real-World Sustainability Challenges in Capstone Workshop Briefings

The workshop offers students an opportunity to apply the skills and techniques they have gained through their studies to solve real-world problems for a client.

by Minji Ko |December 18, 2019
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Spring 2020 Earth Institute Undergraduate Research Assistant Opportunities

A variety of undergraduate research assistant positions are available. Apply by January 29, 2020.

by |December 11, 2019

New Online Option for Sustainable Finance Certification Launches Next Year

Starting in the fall 2020 semester, students will be able to complete the program by enrolling in either online or on-campus courses, or both.

by |December 10, 2019
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Spring 2020 Earth Institute Internship Opportunities

A variety of undergraduate, graduate and PhD positions are available in various departments and research centers. Apply by January 29, 2019.

by |December 9, 2019

Call for Proposals for Earth Institute Sustainability Primers

The Education Committee of the Earth Institute faculty is seeking proposals for a series of sustainability primers published by Columbia University Press. Proposals are due by March 2, 2020.

by |December 3, 2019

Students Learn from Leading Sustainability Practitioners In Practicum Course

The Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership course is open to graduate students and undergraduates.

by |November 22, 2019

Trip to the Catskills Teaches Students About NYC’s Water Supply

The visit revealed how collaborative efforts help to ensure the city receives high quality water with low treatment costs, while providing local jobs.

by Charlotte Munson, Stephanie Main and Lauren Ritchie |November 22, 2019

Students Meet Industry Experts At Sustainability Careers Reception

An annual Earth Institute event aims to give students access to sustainability professionals in the region.

by |November 21, 2019