Class of 2016
Andrea is a senior studying environmental science who spent a semester at the Highlands Field Site. She is utilizing her background in forest ecology and hydrology as a research assistant for the Institute. Learn more about Andrea's Carolina experience
Climate Leadership and Energy Awarness Program
August 03 - August 7
Seeing Water From Space
August 11 - August 12
The Institute for the Environment (IE) catalyzes and advances interdisciplinary environmental research to solve local to global challenges, educates the next generation of leaders committed to the health and stewardship of our planet, and informs and engages the public to enable environmental problem solving.
IE seeks solutions to critical environmental issues - including those related to water resources, public health, energy, climate change, air quality, land-use change, and biodiversity - to enable sustainable human communities and their coexistence with natural systems.