Nine senior Global & Environmental Studies Certificate ambassadors developed student-driven programming for the spring arrival of Shared_Spaces, a steel shipping container fitted with interactive technology to connect Loomis Chaffee with communities around the globe.
Alvord Center for Global & Environmental Studies
Global & Environmental Studies courses and extracurricular offerings at Loomis are built upon a recognition that our world is interconnected in a multitude of ways.
In order to prepare our students to be leaders and agents of positive change in this global civilization, Loomis offers a course of academic study, extracurricular activities, and experiential learning through our Global & Environmental Studies Certificate, International Education Programs, and Environmental Sustainability initiatives.
We may refer to our school as "the Island," but opportunities to learn about the world and how to play an active role in it abound at Loomis.
Students and faculty feted the official “energization” of Loomis Chaffee’s new solar array with a Solar Fest on January 13, during community time in the Scanlan Campus Center.
Student interest in pursuing a Global & Environmental Studies Certificate at Loomis Chaffee has grown since the program’s inception six years ago, prompting expansion of the program’s scope to reflect its popularity and continued evolution.
Loomis Chaffee students and faculty members rallied on Friday December 6, at the Connecticut State Capitol to demand action to address climate change.
A group of Loomis Chaffee Model U.N. students traveled to Lisbon, Portugal in November and won the Outstanding Small Delegation Award at the 2019 Yale Model Government Europe Conference.