Class of 2016
Rachel's Carolina experience has included studying sustainability in Europe and being involved with a student environmental group on campus. She is pursuing a dual degree in environmental studies and in mass communications. Read more about her UNC experience
Climate Leadership and Energy Awarness Program
August 03 - August 7
Seeing Water From Space
August 11 - August 12
The Institute for the Environment (IE) catalyzes and advances interdisciplinary environmental research to solve local to global challenges, educates the next generation of leaders committed to the health and stewardship of our planet, and informs and engages the public to enable environmental problem solving.
IE seeks solutions to critical environmental issues - including those related to water resources, public health, energy, climate change, air quality, land-use change, and biodiversity - to enable sustainable human communities and their coexistence with natural systems.