Middlebury Courses

HIST 222: U.S. Environmental History: Nature & Inequality

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Click HERE for 2015 Omeka Timeline Exhibit on Environmental History of Middlebury College (by students in HIST 222).

ENVS 215: Contested Grounds: American Experiences

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Clink LINK HERE for Catherine Buni’s 2016 article in LARB, “Toward a wider view of nature writing,” which captures some of the mission of our course.

HIST 216: History of the American West

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First-Year Seminar 1378: American Environmentalisms

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ENVS 444: The New West: From Reagan to Burning Man

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ENVS 401: Community-Connected Practicum, Spring 2017
Theme: Energy and Equity in Vermont

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ENVS 1039, Winter 2018: Dances with Avatar

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HIST/AMST 445: Vermont Life‘s Vermont: A Collaborative Web Project

Click image for syllabus. Image: Vermont Life cover, Winter 1950-51.

Click here for student projects, Fall 2018 (may require login).
Click here for student projects, Spring 2020 (may require login).