Students enrolled in the Environmental Studies minor take classes from a large variety of departments: Natural Science, Biology, Philosophy, Political Studies and Sociology. The program emphasizes Christian principles directing us to practice good environmental stewardship.
For students interested in more extensive environmental studies, Gordon provides many opportunities for further study through its partnerships, including:
For more opportunities and to discuss environmental studies in more detail, contact Dr. Dorothy Boorse, assistant professor of biology, and the AuSable Institute representative to Gordon.
Gordon's Chemistry department is committed to green chemistry--chemistry that is intentionally safer for human health and the environment. The department is in the vanguard of the green chemistry movement, engaging in education and outreach activities that bring the principles of green chemistry to students, faculty and the general public in New England and beyond.
The Global Education Office at Gordon provides many unique opportunities to further the study of creation care, sustainability and environmental science across the globe. For questions or to explore these programs further, click on the links below or contact the Global Education Office at GEOgordon.edu.