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    Tufts Pre-College Intensive: Climate Resilience Institute

    Tufts Pre-College Intensive: Climate Resilience Institute

    Details

    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Program Delivery: Day, Residential
    • Provided By: College
    • Session Start: July
    • Session Length: Two Weeks
    • Entering Grade: 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Gender: Coed
    • Category: Academic
    • Sub-Categories: Social Justice, Environmental Science
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 15, 16, 17, 18
    • Minimum Cost: > $3,000
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    Overview

    There has never been a more pressing time to study the intersection of environmental change and social equity to learn how you can make a difference! Topics span from resilient water infrastructure to climate activism and environmental justice.

    Students will apply an interdisciplinary case-study approach to the social, ecological, and political facets of contemporary environmental issues; learn the principles and key concepts of environmental change and resilience from experts in many fields; and gain knowledge of techniques for environmental data collection, analysis and visualization. Working in small teams, students will identify a socio-environmental research question, gather and analyze data on the subject, and synthesize their findings into a college-level capstone project.

     

    Cost and Session Information

    July 10- July 22, 2022

     

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