Welcome to the NIU Community!

Welcome!

You are joining a very active Environmental Studies program that has several opportunities for you to enhance your classroom learning experiences. Much of this information either is or will be available on our website at http://www.niu.edu/ese/.


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Get Involved

Join the ENVS team to get involved with the Green Office Certification program, campus clean-ups, liaison with the environmental student groups, and work on special projects in the ENVS office.


Living Learning Community
http://niu.edu/housing/llc/green.asp

The Green Living Community offers opportunities for students to live with students who have similar interests. The floor is advised by Melissa Burlingame, Program Coordinator for Environmental Studies. The Community Advisor and House Leader for the floor are also Environmental Studies majors.

Research Opportunities

http://www.niu.edu/engagedlearning/research/index.shtml
The Office of Student Engagement and Experiential Learning has several opportunities for students to get engaged in active research with NIU Faculty.


Student Organizations
Committee for the Preservation of Wildlife - prairie volunteering and plant sale
Green Paws Environmental Alliance - advocacy
The Student Subunit of the Illinois Lakes Management Association - campus clean up and water issues

We look forward to your joining the Environmental Studies Program

If you have not already registered for orientation, information is available online at http://www.orientation.niu.edu/orientation/Orientation/index.shtml.


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We'll see you soon!