Sustainability Initiatives

The Department of Biology offers a wide variety of opportunities to students to engage in the topic of sustainability. Sustainability initiatives involves efforts that minimize our impact on the environment and our resources in order to protect human and ecosystem health of future generations.

Research with a Sustainability Focus

Different aspects of sustainability are being investigated within the Biology Department.   The photo features the Stewardship Garden, which is one part of Dr. Adam Kay's research program.

Courses with a Sustainability Focus

Numerous courses offered by our department make sustainability one of their goals.  This link will take you to descriptions of the latest ventures.

Pollinator Path

This joint project between the Biology Department and the Grounds Division of Facilities Management was started in Spring of 2016 and has successfully increased pollinators on campus.