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Welcome to the Center for Environmental Stewardship!

The Center for Environmental Stewardship was officially started in 2019 with a generous grant from The Arthur Vining Davis Foundation. The Center will infuse sustainability and environmental themes across the curriculum; increase opportunities for students to conduct mentored research and community programming; and better utilize the Lillian Anderson Arboretum as a learning lab for the liberal arts.

The goals of the Center for Environmental Stewardship include the following:

  • Increase the College’s ability to produce scientifically literate and civically engaged graduates by infusing sustainability and environmental stewardship education across the curriculum;
  • Enable a greater number of students to incorporate sustainability and environmental themes into their scholarly and creative work;
  • Build on existing assets to strengthen the College’s academic, co-curricular and community engagement initiatives that build capacity for responsible resource management and sustainable development practices; and
  • Increase the effectiveness of the Kalamazoo College Lillian Anderson Arboretum as an accessible learning laboratory for the liberal arts.

Bright colors reading: Environmental Sustainability SIP Symposium, April 21 & 22 at 7pm

Join us for the virtual 2021 Environmental Sustainability SIP Symposium!



Interested in supporting the Center for Environmental Stewardship in the future? Contact the Kalamazoo College Development Office!