Bard CEP News


You just got a job in your dream field. Go you! You love the work you’re doing, but because you’re a new employee you share your cramped office with two […] Posted on 8 November 2020 | 10:18 pm


Kite’s Nest, a liberatory education center located in Hudson, New York, provides space for local youth to build connections and to learn. Kites Nest activities foster self-efficacy, community and personal […] Posted on 25 October 2020 | 3:52 pm


By Isabelle Legare, M.S. in Environmental Policy 2021 I am often asked: “Why are you studying environmental policy?”  This is a loaded question because there are so many different ways […] Posted on 18 September 2020 | 9:49 am


Putting Theory into Practice The Arctic is the fastest-warming place on Earth. It’s one thing to learn about rapid climate change as a Bard CEP Climate Science and Policy graduate […] Posted on 16 August 2020 | 12:02 am


As a graduate student and a young professional, I’ve debated at what scale I should focus my environmental efforts. Global climate change and environmental degradation threaten individuals and have forced […] Posted on 31 July 2020 | 11:35 am


Before George Floyd. Before Breonna Taylor. Before Ahmaud Arbery. Before Elijah McClain.   Before such devastating and horrific acts of violent racism and police misconduct renewed a sense of urgency […] Posted on 30 July 2020 | 8:33 am


Through my research fellowship with the National Hydropower Association (NHA), I have gained a deeper understanding of the largely untapped opportunity for renewable energy revolution and climate crisis action through […] Posted on 28 July 2020 | 4:20 pm


Climate Change is one of the global challenges facing humanity. Climate disasters due to global warming have occurred almost everywhere. Yet, the world is still discussing how we might solve […] Posted on 24 July 2020 | 12:22 pm


I'm interning with the Town and Village of Rhinebeck and analyzing their environmental policies—at a critical time in an uncertain COVID-19 world. Posted on 23 July 2020 | 4:09 pm


We’ve all seen the tweets lately: “Humans are the real virus!” “The earth is healing in our absence” and so on. Their message is clear: humans are a plague on […] Posted on 31 May 2020 | 7:44 pm