Environmental Studies

Randolph Receives $600,000 Grant from the National Science Foundation

LYNCHBURG—A $600,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF)’s Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (S-STEM) program will allow Randolph College to make college mor... READ MORE >>

Randolph College Recognized for Work With Area Teachers

LYNCHBURG–The Virginia Math and Science Coalition has recognized a Randolph College program designed to help elementary and secondary teachers learn more effective ways to teach science as a 2012 Program That ... READ MORE >>

Randolph College Junior Earns Honorable Mention from Udall Foundation

LYNCHBURG–A Randolph College student has once again earned recognition from the prestigious Udall Foundation. Louise Searle ’12, who is majoring in environmental studies, was awarded an Honorable Mention in the 2011 Udall Scholarship competition.
The Udall Scholarship for Excelle... READ MORE >>

Randolph College Senior Earns Coveted Spot at Sorensen Institute

LYNCHBURG – Danielle Simms ’10 has been selected to attend the 2010 College Leaders Program conducted by the Sorensen Institute for Political Leadership at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville.
The competitive program brings together students from across Virginia to stud... READ MORE >>

Megan Roberts ’10 Selected For Preservation Institute Nantucket Summer Program

Megan Roberts ’10 has been selected to represent Randolph College at the 2010 Preservation Institute Nantucket Summer Program. Robert’s $5,500 stipend was made possible by the generosity of A.J. and Lynne Land ’60.
The eight-week summer program allows students to participat... READ MORE >>

Randolph College Junior Earns Prestigious Udall Scholarship

Ludovic Lemaitre ’11, an environmental science major, has been named a Udall Scholar by the Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation. The prestigious award recognizes extraordinary service to the environment.

Lemaitre, of Purcellville, Virginia, was one of just 80 stud... READ MORE >>

Randolph College Students and Faculty Present Research

Two Randolph College faculty members and three students presented research at the American Physical Society’s National Meeting in Washington, D.C. in February.

Iva Gerasimenko ’10, a physics major, presented research completed during a NASA internship in the summer of 2009, ... READ MORE >>

Randolph College Aims to Create Spark at Local Science Summer Camp

LYNCHBURG — Whether they are conducting experiments on diapers, testing the earthquake readiness of structures, or learning about electricity, students at Jubilee Family Development Center’s summer camp will get a hands-on taste of the wonders of science June 29 through July 3, thanks... READ MORE >>

Randolph College Junior Receives Second National Honor

LYNCHBURG – A Randolph College junior who last year received a competitive National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Ernest F. Hollings (Hollings) Scholarship and was selected to attend a competitive National Marine Fisheries Service Marine Resources Population Dynamics Worksho... READ MORE >>

Randolph College Holds Second Annual Symposium of Artists and Scholars

LYNCHBURG – Nationally-recognized science journalist and author Eric Roston will kick off Randolph College’s second annual Symposium of Artists and Scholars April 17 at 1:30 p.m.
The symposium, which spotlights student and faculty research and projects from all areas of study, wi... READ MORE >>