January E-Newsletter

January E-Newsletter

  View this email in your browser       Welcome to the e-newsletter of EnviroLab Asia. Subscribe to learn about research opportunities, courses, and events related to environmental issues in East and Southeast Asia. EnviroLab Asia is a project at...

Student Research Conference on Asia and the Environment

April 26-27, 2019 Vassar College, Poughkeepsie NY Vassar College is pleased to announce our first Student Research Conferences on Asia and the Environment.  Our neighbor Bard College has organized several highly successful annual conferences in the past and we hope to...
Korea at Nature’s Edge Recap

Korea at Nature’s Edge Recap

by Albert Park (History, CMC) What has been the relationship between the human and non-human on the Korean peninsula from the premodern to modern periods? What cultural, political, economic, social, and religious factors and forces have mediated this relationship over...
EnviroLab Asia’s Fall Reception

EnviroLab Asia’s Fall Reception

EnviroLab Asia’s Fall Reception Tuesday, September 11, 4-6pm Richardson Garden, Pomona College Richardson Garden is located on College Avenue, between 4th Street and Bonita Ave, and is across from the Museum of Art Hosted by President Starr RSVP here:...
A Letter to My Homeland  

A Letter to My Homeland  

EnviroLab Asia’s Vietnam Research Fellow Vy Doan (Pomona ’18) writes about her experience returning to Vietnam to participate in the EnviroLab Asia/Cion Trust Clinic Trip in January 2018. A Vietnamese version of the article follows the English version....
2018 EnviroLab Asia Student Fellows

2018 EnviroLab Asia Student Fellows

Meet the students who are the 2017-2018 EnviroLab Asia Student Fellows. The photo above is from a class field trip to visit a local Thai Buddhist temple.   Alison Hong Major: Biology & History Class of 2019, CMC I am a Biology and History dual major at CMC,...
National Geographic Research Award

National Geographic Research Award

Co-Principal Investigator Branwen Williams (Environmental Science, Keck) and EnviroLab Asia’s inaugural postdoctoral fellow Kathryn Hargan were awarded a National Geographic grant to study Thai shrimp farm-mangrove ecosystems. Their main research question is: “Do...
Regional LIASE Conference

Regional LIASE Conference

The Regional LIASE Conference brings together the Southern California grantees of the LIASE grant from the Henry Luce Foundation. Faculty, students, and staff from Occidental College, Whittier College, and EnviroLab Asia from the Claremont Colleges will share their...