Emily

Environmental stewardship in Swiss culture

During our travels in Switzerland, I enjoyed observing how deeply ingrained environmental stewardship is in Swiss culture. I really enjoyed discussing the topic with Daniela from Villa Maderni. She told me that children in Switzerland learn about environmental stewardship in school as early as kindergarten. She said they learn that in a region of mountains, […]

Reflections before departure

Today I am headed to Switzerland! Though the primary goal for my trip is to attend Global Perspectives, I am making a few additional stops before and after the program to collaborate with researchers from other universities in Switzerland and Sweden on work related to my PhD project. I’m incredibly excited for the opportunities that […]