Environment & Sustainability (ENVS)Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2021-2022.

ENVS 2000

This colloquium presents students with diverse approaches at the art-science interface used to interest, educate and motivate people to consider, address and solve environmental and sustainability challenges. ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ENVS 2010VISST 2002VISST 2012

  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  • 16098ENVS 2000  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Preference is given to CALS and Arts & Sciences students planning to complete the Environment & Sustainability major. If you are interested in this course but unable to enroll, please complete the E&S course request form: https://tinyurl.com/escourserequest.

ENVS 2010

This colloquium presents students with diverse approaches at the art-science interface used to interest, educate and motivate people to consider, address and solve environmental and sustainability challenges. ... view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ENVS 2000VISST 2002VISST 2012

  • 3 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 18732ENVS 2010  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Course preference is given to CALS and Arts & Sciences students planning to complete or interested in the Environment & Sustainability major. Enrollment issues? Please complete the E&S course request form: https://tinyurl.com/escourserequest.

  • 18733ENVS 2010  DIS 201

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ENVS 4940

E&S faculty will offer "trial" capstone courses under this number. Offerings vary by semester and are advertised to the major before the beginning of the semester. view course details

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Climate Solutions (Capstone)

  • 17342ENVS 4940  LEC 001

    • MWMann Library 160
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Krasny, M

      Li, Y

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Preference is given to Environment and Sustainability juniors and seniors taking the course to fulfill the capstone requirement. If you are interested in this course but unable to enroll, please complete the E&S course request form: https://tinyurl.com/escourserequest.
    You will work with community partners, such as Sustainable Tapas, Urban Harvest, Elders Climate Action, and Headwater Food Hub in the US, Spain, Zimbabwe, and China, to develop and taste test plant-rich recipes and create related educational materials, as a strategy to reduce greenhouse gas emissions [https://www.civicecology.org/plant-rich-diet] [https://www.civicecology.org/plant-rich-resources]. You will also use principles derived from social sciences research to persuade family, friends, roommates, or another social network to implement a climate action, such as composting, reducing meat consumption, or installing LED light bulbs.
    Course will include pre-recorded video lectures, readings, online discussion boards and chats, combined with weekly in-person meetings.

ENVS 4960

In this course, students participate in an experiential learning opportunity relevant to the student's focus of study or career goals in environment and sustainability. An E&S faculty member must serve ... view course details

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  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-3 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 19936ENVS 4960  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Students from all colleges enroll in ENVS 4960 through the CALS Special Studies online form (https://dust.cals.cornell.edu/SpecStudiesAfterAdd.aspx) by the fifth week of the semester. Late applications will not be accepted. A Cornell supervisor is required for your internship.

ENVS 4970

Individual studies are arranged under the supervision of one or several E&S faculty members. They provide opportunity to design a course that fills the need of an individual student and addresses pertinent ... view course details

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  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 20173ENVS 4970  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Students from all colleges must submit a CALS Special Studies Form (Available online: http://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/policies/#independent-study). Do not sign into section 601. You will be put in the course after submitting form online.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 20176ENVS 4970  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Tantillo, J

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 20177ENVS 4970  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Agrawal, A

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

ENVS 4990

Undergraduate research projects in environment and sustainability; contingent on student working with a faculty member to supervise their research. view course details

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  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-8 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 20178ENVS 4990  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Students from all colleges must submit a CALS Special Sudies Form (Available online: http://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/policies/#independent-study).You will be put in appropriate section after submitting the form online.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-8 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 20636ENVS 4990  RSC 733

    • TBA
    • Greene, S

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research

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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-8 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 20637ENVS 4990  RSC 734

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research

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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-8 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 20638ENVS 4990  RSC 735

    • TBA
    • Banerjee, A

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research

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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-8 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 20639ENVS 4990  RSC 736

    • TBA
    • Schneider, R

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research

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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-8 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 20640ENVS 4990  RSC 737

    • TBA
    • Sun, Y

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research