Student Bios

Anna Kowanko
2016
Major(s): Environmental Studies and Sociology
Minor(s): Asian Studies

Anna’s interests in environmental studies were kindled by attending a high school in the Adirondack Mountains in Keene Valley, NY that composted food waste, served great local food in the...

Jordan Garfinkle
2010
Major(s): Environmental Studies and Psychology

I spent the fall of 2008 in SLU's Kenya Program, which was a phenomenally educational and eye-opening experience. Currently, I'm working on a senior honors project with faculty mentor, Dr. Amanda...

Brendan DeMelle
1998
Major(s): Environmental Studies and Sociology

St. Lawrence’s double-major option, extensive study abroad program, and proximity to outstanding outdoor recreation opportunities in the Adirondack region were immediate attractions for Brendan....

Emma Kearney
2012
Major(s): Environmental Studies and Math combined major
Minor(s): Statistics

Coming to St. Lawrence, Emma knew she wanted to focus on environmental studies, and throughout her academic career has very much enjoyed the department's offerings. After completing the Climate...

Katie Spring
2009
Major(s): Environmental Studies and English

Katie was drawn to St. Lawrence for its welcoming community and incredible study abroad program.  During the fall of her sophomore year, Katie studied in the Adirondack Semester, which opened...