Ross to Host Sustainability Dialogue

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As faculty and staff prepare to welcome students to a new year at Ross School, they are renewing their focus on global and local sustainability. To address these important issues, Ross Institute will host an evening with Dr. Steven Cohen, executive director of the Earth Institute at Columbia University, which is one of the world’s largest and most distinguished organizations dedicated to the study of Earth science and climate change. The event will be held in the Ross Senior Building on August 27 at 6pm and is free and open to the community. Continue reading

Summer Term @Ross: Marine Science with Jack Szczepanski

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Summer Term @Ross Marine Science students have been busy researching the East End’s coastal ecosystems and marine life with instructor Dr. Jack Szczepanski. During the first week, Jack introduced them to the inhabitants in the lab at Ross, including cuttlefish and red-eared slider turtles (rescues from local waters), and discussed the wild sea life found in Long Island’s oceans and bays. Continue reading