Curricular Connections

Lewis & Clark is committed to learning, innovation, and principled action on matters related to sustainability. Our research and actions extend beyond our campus into the wider world, we build on the best available scholarship and practice in our endeavors, and we recognize the importance and interrelatedness of ecology, economy, and equity.

Environmental Studies Major

The undergraduate college’s environmental studies major and minor situates environmental problems and solutions in a scholarly context, working alongside other academic disciplines to build a more livable world. Sustainability is one of many important concepts the ENVS Program interrogates via its courses.

Earth System Science Minor

The undergraduate college’s Earth system science minor is an interdisciplinary program that provides structure and recognition to students wishing to integrate geoscience learning with other relevant offerings in natural and mathematical sciences.

Environmental Law Program

Frequently ranked best in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, this Law School program includes an extensive curriculum, outstanding faculty, and numerous practical skills opportunities.

Ecotherapies Certificate

This Graduate School program explores how counseling psychologists can contribute to sustainability, drawing on scientific research and applying it to mental health practice.