As one of the largest ES departments among top liberal arts colleges, we offer an unusually wide range of hands-on possibilities.
We can immerse you in marine habitats, introduce you to policymakers in Washington, D.C., plug you into geographic information systems, or help you focus on environmental film.
John Commito has been named statewide Professor of the Year twice - once in Pennsylvania and once in Maryland.
Students play a major hands-on role in his research on sea-floor ecology at sites stretching from Maine to Virginia. He is also committed to helping students learn about sustainability. "You will acquire the knowledge and power to change the way America treats the environment," he said in a recent address to new students.