Japan: Day 1

Japan: Day 1

The EnviroLab Asia Clinic Trip took place in Japan from May 20 to June 1, 2019. In this blog post, Bailey Lai (environmental analysis, PO’ 19) reflects on the first day of activities. Before the Clinic Trip, students took a class that introduced them to environmental...
Caitlyn Louzado: On Food Waste and Experiential Learning

Caitlyn Louzado: On Food Waste and Experiential Learning

Seventeen Claremont students and five faculty participated in the Japan Clinic Trip from May 20 to June 1, 2019. Students were asked to write short reflections about their days. Here Caitlyn Louzado (economics and psychology, CMC ’21) shares musings from her trip. One...
Exploring Gender through Art in Myanmar: Allison Joseph’s Research

Exploring Gender through Art in Myanmar: Allison Joseph’s Research

EnviroLab Asia Social Media Intern Kirara Tsuitui (economics and environmental analysis, POM ‘20) interviews Allison Joseph (environmental analysis and psychology, Scripps ‘20) about The Ideal Woman: An Exploration of the Women’s Movement in Myanmar, an exhibit...
Japan Clinic Trip Culminates in Tokyo Alumni Reception

Japan Clinic Trip Culminates in Tokyo Alumni Reception

On May 31, 2019, EnviroLab Asia organized an Alumni Reception in Tokyo, where a group of 41 students, faculty, staff, parents, and alumni gathered to mingle and learn about the student-faculty research that took place during the EnviroLab Asia Japan Clinic Trip....
Meet the Japan Student Fellows 2019

Meet the Japan Student Fellows 2019

Alida Schefers Major: Undeclared Class of 2021, POM My name is Alida Schefers (アリーダ• シェーファスin Japanese). I am from Connecticut, and currently an undeclared major. I am interested in geology, linguistics, and the Japanese language and culture. I am also interested in...
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...