Saint Michael’s College, Vermont

Four students jog along a sandy beach on a sunny day; the second-from-right springs over a stream, arms raised..

Saint Michael’s College is based in the state of Vermont on the east coast of the United States of America. Saint Michael’s College approached UWTSD as they were aware of the Institute of Sustainable Practice, Innovation and Resource Effectiveness (INSPIRE) and its commitment to sustainability.

Twelve students and two members of staff from Saint Michael’s College visited UWTSD during May for a two-week study abroad course focused on how Wales has integrated ecological sustainability throughout its culture, institutions, art and policies. Saint Michael’s College approached UWTSD as they were aware of the Institute of Sustainable Practice, Innovation and Resource Effectiveness (INSPIRE) and its commitment to sustainability. The course included cultural and environmental field studies, on-site guest lectures and collaboration and exchange of research and artistic projects.

The aim of the International Sustainability Summer School is to inform visiting students on the different perspectives of sustainability in Wales through cultural, ecological, political, geographic, and artistic lenses.

St. Michaels College Vermont - Sustainability in Wales


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