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The Future of Conservation in America:

Wednesday, September 26th 

12:15PM - 1:15PM 

S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6)

Lunch Provided. No Registration Required. Free And Open To The Public.

Gary E. Machlis: is a university professor of environmental sustainability at Clemson University and former science advisor to the director of the National Park Service. He is coeditor of Science, Conservation, and National Parks, also published by the University of Chicago Press.

Jonathan B. Jarvis: served for forty years with the National Park Service as ranger, biologist, superintendent, regional director, and was its eighteenth director from 2009 to 2017. He is currently the executive director of the Institute for Parks, People, and Biodiversity at the University of California, Berkeley.


Wildfire, On the Front Lines with Station 8:

Thursday, October 4th 

12:15PM - 1:15PM 

S.J. Quinney College of Law Moot Courtroom (Level 6)

Lunch Provided. No Registration Required. Free And Open To The Public.

Heather Hansen: is an award-winning reporter, specializing in environmental and travel journalism. Over the past couple of years, she has focused her writing on natural resource issues affecting the Intermountain West.

 The ENVST offices have moved!!!  Our new location is: Gardner Commons Bldg, Room 4540...Come visit us!!

EnviroClub Meetings:  Gardner Commons room 4490, Mondays 6:30 PM

Edible Campus Gardens are always seeking more volunteers! Sign up for the U Campus Tilth, a Weekly memo that includes volunteer times.  

Volunteer Opportunity - Trail & Improvement work - Salt Lake Climbers Alliance

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ENVST Student Logan Hastings is published in the Salt Lake Tribune

ENVST and Geography double major got an op-ed published in the Salt Lake Tribune this July. Her piece talks about the Emery County land bill.


Student Research on Capitol Hill

ENVST students Jordin Hartley and Mickey Navidomskis presented their research at the Utah State Capitol last week.


ENVST Assistant Professor, Dr. Jennifer Watt is awarded an Alta Sustainability Leadership Award

Dr. Watt was awarded the Education Integration Award for her unfailing commitment to strengthening her courses and the Environmental & Sustainability Studies (ENVST) program, creating meaningful experiences designed to support all students.


What Global Climate Change May Mean for Leaf Litter in Streams and Rivers

A new study led by University of Utah researcher Jennifer J. Follstad Shah, in collaboration with a team of 15 scientists in the U.S. and Europe, suggests these decay rates may not increase as much as expected.


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Last Updated: 9/24/18