Discipline: Ecology, Environmental & Earth Sciences
Subcategory: STEM Science and Mathematics Education
Janelle Burke - Howard University
The NSF funded TIP project has supported the expansion of the Interdisciplinary Environmental Studies program at Howard University. In its 4th year, the Environmental Studies program currently has 16 majors, who are pursuing internships and research experiences both on campus and with local partners in the Washington, DC area. The program on campus has also helped support student leaders who are helping to increase the visibility of sustainability and environmental issues on campus.
Funder Acknowledgement(s): NSF- HRD
Faculty Advisor: None Listed,
NSF Affiliation: HBCU-UP