Inside Washington: Spring Semester 2020 at the U.S. EPA

By: Lindsey Brown I spent my first few months of 2020 in Washington D.C. studying through Miami University’s Inside Washington (IW) program. Choosing a study abroad can be a daunting experience, but the Global Initiatives office offers advice for choosing the perfect program for you. Additionally, many programs have information sessions to lay out the … More Inside Washington: Spring Semester 2020 at the U.S. EPA

Students in Sustainability: Advice From an Animal Lover

By: Brandi Young The health of our Earth has been in decline, so it is only natural that more people are getting interested in the different types of solutions to reverse the problem, or at the very least, reduce the rate of decline. As a part of GreenHawks Media’s “Students in Sustainability” highlights, I took … More Students in Sustainability: Advice From an Animal Lover

The Importance of Watershed Science

In recent years, a phenomenon has emerged regarding watershed contamination. Watersheds, which are areas of land possessing a set of streams and rivers that drain into a single larger water source, have become increasingly contaminated with foreign chemicals that deteriorate aquatic ecosystems. At Miami University, the Center for Aquatic and Watershed Sciences has been working … More The Importance of Watershed Science