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Features - Spring 2014

Immersion in environmental policy

Students in the Eisenhower Institute's Environmental Leadership Program go to great lengths-and depths-to understand environmental policy.

East meets West

Winds to the East: the Sunderman Conservatory of Music's Wind Symphony had its first international performance tour.

Gifts that made Gettysburg College what it is today

Gifts-whether strategic or seemingly serendipitous-have helped propel the College along a distinctive path.

Working space

Peek into Penn Hall, third floor west.


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Rutherford Platt

Associate Professor of Environmental Studies

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He was awarded a National Science Foundation grant as a co-PI for a project, "Fire Risk and Ecological Integrity in the Wildland Urban Interface of the Colorado Front Range." His doctoral research was funded by an Environmental Protection Agency STAR (Science to Achieve Results) Fellowship.

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Geographic information systems, spatial modeling and statistics, remote sensing, interaction of environmental and social systems

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