Graduate School Opportunity: UMass Boston School for Global Inclusion and Social Development

The UMass Boston School for Global Inclusion and Social Development offers an MA in Global Inclusion and Social Development. This is a transdisciplinary program focusing on wellness, education, and social and economic development from a global perspective. Concentrations include:

  • Individualized Plan of Study
  • Human Rights
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Disability Studies
  • Gerontology
  • Transnational, Cultural, and Community Studies




Job/Internship Opportunity: Maine Land Trust Network Job Board

Are you a current student looking for a summer internship? A graduating senior or alum looking for a job? The Maine Land Trust Network (MLTN) has over 30 job and internship opportunities related to conservation and the environment throughout the state of Maine posted on its website. These are both full and part-time positions. To view the current listings, go to

On-Campus Opportunity: Bowdoin Organic Garden (Meetings Tuesdays @ 5PM, 2nd floor of Thorne)

On Campus Event: Bowdoin Organic Garden
Are you interested in farming or Sustainability?
Come meet the folks at the Bowdoin Organic Garden

Meetings every Tuesday at 5:00 PM on the second floor of Thorne Hall
This year we will be:

  • Volunteering at the garden
  • Tortilla event with Bowdoin Organic Garden (BOG)
  • Organizing a Camping trip to the Common Ground Fair
  • Tours of farms in Maine
  • And much more!See the webpage for more information.

On Campus Event: First Field Note Friday: The Science and Art of Sketching Nature (9/15 @ 1:30)

This Friday, September 15th at 1:30pm come join us for a workshop and expedition on the Science and Art of Sketching Nature. See the attached event poster:

Fall 2017 Schedule

  • September 15, 2017
  • October 20, 2017
  • November 17, 2017
  • December 15, 2017

Like exploring nature, field identification, drawing, writing or photography? Fuel your curiosity and enjoy our local ecology 1:30-4:30pm including transportation. Possible fall topics include: art and ecology, Latin for the sciences, mushrooms, intertidal communities and tracking. More details to follow, watch the digest or join Bowdoin Eco and Env Sci Facebook page to learn more.

Contact Elizabeth Halliday Walker or Shana Stewart Deeds for more information or to reserve a seat in the van (for off campus adventures).