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Environmental Studies


Environmentally oriented resources on the S.U. campus

Library - The library has reference and search services tailored to the exploration of environmental studies. Library’s Guide for resources for Environmental Studies

GIS Lab - SU’s GIS Lab provides comprehensive resources for learning and research in geographic information systems (GIS), remote sensing (RS), spatial statistics, computer cartography, and environmental analysis.

SEAK Environmental listserv - Subscribing to the SEAK listserv allows you to receive club and environmental program messages. Click here to Subscribe

Career Services - Career services regularly receives job announcements in environmental fields as well as a number of newsletters focusing on environmental jobs and careers.

Internships: Southwestern’s internship program includes environmentally oriented placements. In the past, Southwestern students have interned with Ecology Action in Austin and with the Environmental Defense Fund in Austin.

There are also potential internship possibilities with a variety of government offices and other organizations in the Central Texas area, possibly including the immediate Georgetown-Round Rock area. Please contact Dr. Melissa Johnson if you are interested in this possibility.

Study Abroad: There are a wide variety of opportunities for studying environmental issues abroad while you are a student at S.U. Click on our links page, or contact Southwestern’s study abroad office to explore your options.