courses Archives - State of the Planet

Sustainable Development Seeks Teaching Assistants for Spring 2022

The Undergraduate Program in Sustainable Development is accepting applications for Spring 2022 teaching assistant positions.

by |October 19, 2021

Alumni Spotlight: Sustainability Management Alumnus, Mark Wolf – Career and Executive Coach, CEO

The sustainability consultancy CEO came to the SUMA program because he wanted to make an impact.

by Lolo Dederer |September 3, 2021

New Instructors for Sustainability Management

The Sustainability Management program will be offering a new section with new instructors Laura Kavanagh and Wendy Steward in Fall 2021.

by Sustainability Management Program |August 25, 2021
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Students Learn From Leading Sustainability Practitioners in Practicum Course

A dozen leading sustainability practitioners will share their experience in the Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership.

by Sustainability Management Program |January 8, 2021

New Class on Sustainability and Racial Justice in 21st Century Detroit

In Spring 2021, the Sustainability Management program is offering a new course on Building Resilience in 21st Century Detroit.

by Sustainability Management Program |December 29, 2020
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Energy Expert Rory Christian Joins Sustainability Management Faculty

Christian brings to the program a wealth of experience from across the energy industry. He will begin teaching the Analysis for Energy Efficiency course in Spring 2021.

by Sustainability Management Program |December 22, 2020

Ethics for Sustainability Management and Finance

The redesigned course focuses on the ethical challenges, pathways, and practices of sustainability in its intersections with the financial sector.

by |July 20, 2018

Practicum Introduces Students to Earth Institute Research

Each fall, the Earth Institute Practicum offers a broad survey of the applications of frontier research to the practice of sustainable development, taught by top faculty and researchers. The practicum meets weekly on Mondays.

by |September 9, 2015

Visit Ecosystems in Brazil, India, or Jordan This Summer

Are you curious about environmental sustainability in a global context? Want to earn course credit while traveling the world this summer? Take advantage of The Summer Ecosystem Experiences for Undergraduates program (SEE-U) offered through The Earth Institute Center for Environmental Sustainability! Through summer field courses in Brazil, India, or Jordan, you will have the unique opportunity to conduct environmental fieldwork while learning firsthand about contemporary challenges in sustainable development.

by |October 17, 2013