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Learn More About Columbia University's Sustainability Management Program

2/1/2011 3:47:50 PM

Tags: Columbia University, Earth Institute, Sustainability Management program, Robyn Griggs Lawrence

New York greenies, take note. Our friends at Columbia University’s Earth Institute are holding information sessions about the program’s new master’s degree in Sustainability Management on February 10 at 6:30 p.m. at the Columbia University Faculty House.

The program allows students to study with Earth Institute faculty who are leaders in earth science, engineering and environmental management; join a unique interdisciplinary community dedicated to making lasting advances in global sustainability practice; and receive practical training that utilizes environmental and sustainable development research. Melding academic leadership, scientific rigor and professional practice, the program is applicable to many fields including construction, financial services, utilities, industrial manufacturing, energy, pharmaceuticals, media, transportation, food service and technology.

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