Bard CEP News

One Man’s Waste Is Another Man’s Food

One Man’s Waste Is Another Man’s Food

NYC Department of Sanitation (DSNY) My internship is with DSNY, in the Office of the Commissioner, and my position is largely focused around one event in particular, the NYC Food […] Posted on 21 July 2017 | 11:02 pm

Bard College Launches New Masters in Environmental Education

Annandale-on-Hudson, NY—In a world that will soon be supporting ten billion people, there is a critical need for educators who can teach the “users manual” for the planet. In support […] Posted on 21 July 2017 | 12:40 pm

Three Enter the Ring: Bard Graduate Program Alumni Running for Office

Three Enter the Ring: Bard Graduate Program Alumni Running for Office

The recent election of Donald Trump to the US presidency, along with his divisive agenda, has ignited a wave of new entries into the political process by those who might […] Posted on 18 July 2017 | 1:26 pm

Working for the President (of Manhattan)

Working for the President (of Manhattan)

NYC Government The governmental apparatus of New York City is probably more complicated than you think, unless you happen to have worked in it before. There are various city agencies, […] Posted on 17 July 2017 | 9:41 pm

Learning to Swim in the Deep End

Learning to Swim in the Deep End

Less than two weeks after the conclusion of the spring semester at the Bard Center for Environmental Policy, I found myself gearing up for my first day of work at […] Posted on 14 July 2017 | 4:24 pm

Protecting the Environment of New York State: The Legal Arm of the NYSDEC

Protecting the Environment of New York State: The Legal Arm of the NYSDEC

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) is tasked with the environmental protection of the entire state of New York. This protection comes in many forms, including environmental […] Posted on 28 June 2017 | 8:31 am

Bard CEP Faculty Publish Teaching Module: Regulating Carbon Emissions

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact:  Krista Herbstrith Company Name: Science Education Resource Center Telephone Number: 507-222-5634 Email Address: kherbstr@carleton.edu Web site address: http://serc.carleton.edu/integrate/index.html InTeGrate is pleased to announce the publication of […] Posted on 16 June 2017 | 3:01 pm

Wallkill River Summit Galvanizes Support for the River’s Restoration

Wallkill River Summit Galvanizes Support for the River’s Restoration

On March 28th of this year, nearly a hundred people gathered at SUNY New Paltz for the third Wallkill River Summit, organized by the Wallkill River Watershed Alliance. Gathering together […] Posted on 5 June 2017 | 11:05 am

Third Annual Asia-Environment Student Research Conference

Third Annual Asia-Environment Student Research Conference

On April 14-15, forty students from across the country converged onto the Bard Campus to participate in our Third Annual, LIASE-sponsored Student Research Conference on Asia and the Environment. Terrific […] Posted on 30 May 2017 | 12:59 pm

Leadership: The Balance of Empathy and Strength

Leadership: The Balance of Empathy and Strength

Given the unusual political climate we find ourselves in, I wanted to learn from an expert who has many years of experience overcoming political barriers. Last week, I had the […] Posted on 13 May 2017 | 8:42 pm