Global & Environmental Studies Certificate (GESC)

A Loomis Chaffee student whose passion and interest lies in acquiring and exploring a greater understanding of the world and the environment may pursue a course of study which culminates in the awarding of the Global & Environmental Studies Certificate. The GESC recognizes coursework, co-curricular engagement, and experiential learning focused on fulfilling the mission of the school in advancing “the development of students in mind, body, and spirit through rigorous academic programs, an inclusive community, and an emphasis on engaged citizenship” and the mission of the Alvord Center “to promote global and environmental literacy, sustainability, and engagement.” The Global & Environmental Studies Certificate will be awarded at the time of Commencement and noted on a student’s transcript.

To express your interest in pursuing the GESC, or for more information, please contact the GESC Advisor, Rachel Engelke.

If you are ready to enroll, please complete the GESC Enrollment Form (PDF).