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  • Looking for good ES-related courses? ES Profs ...

        Every semester we ask the faculty in environmental studies the following question: “What modules in addition to those offered by the environmental studies programme should ES majors (or potential majors) consider when planning their schedule for next semester?” Read on for their replies for courses offered in Semester One of AY 201...

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  • Erik Assadourian, authority on cultures of sust...

    27 January 2017.  The Environmental Studies programme at Yale-NUS College is delighted to host Mr Erik Assadourian from Tuesday, 31 January to Thursday, 2 February 2017. Mr Assadourian will give two public talks, visit several classes, and consult with students and faculty during his stay in Singapore. Based out of Washington DC, Mr Assadourian ...

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  • Psychology Professor Tim Kasser, expert on mate...

    28 July 2016.  Professor Tim Kasser, Professor of Psychology at Knox College and an expert on materialism, well-being and post-consumer futures, spent one week visiting Yale-NUS College in late August 2016 as a guest of the Environmental Studies programme, with support from the programme in Psychology. Professor Kasser, perhaps most noted for hi...

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  • Yale-NUS students in Environmental Studies laun...

    UPDATE!!  See Yale-NUS feature story on SSN. 28 July 2016. 14 Yale-NUS students, including many Environmental Studies majors, recently launched the Sustainable Solutions Network. Here’s their story, as excerpted from their website: The initial sketch of the SSN began in the Summer of 2015. Two members of I’dECO: the Yale-NUS Sustaina...

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  • Peak Oil: A new book by Dr Matthew Schneider-Ma...

    It is hard to imagine a world without one of the most essential natural resources in industrialised nations today – oil. Many of our daily needs, from propelling vehicles to producing electric power, require oil as the energy source. In fact, many of our common products like toothpaste, washing powder and shampoo contain petroleum products....

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