New Environmental Social Science Course offered in Fall 2015


A new graduate course, EVPP 505 Environmental Social Science, will be offered this fall.  This course aims attain an overview of and insight into some of the most relevant issues in social sciences for the environment.

Taught by Dr. Ingrid Visseren-­‐Hamakers, this course is suited for students with a natural sciences or social sciences background.

The class will also include a combination of lectures and guest lectures by colleagues from different disciplines.

For more information, please download the flyer.

Important Dates for Students

SPRING 2020 Semester (modified due to COVID-19)

MLK Day (university closed): Jan 20

First day of classes: Jan 21

Spring Break (extended): Mar 9-20

Dissertation/Thesis Deadline: May 8

Last day of classes: May 11

Reading Day(s): May 12

Final Exam Period: May 13-20

University Commencement: May 22 (tentative)

COVID-19 DATE CHANGES – For the complete modified spring calendar, see and for latest COVID-19 updates, see: