2014-15 Bird Fellowship Part 2: Alley Cropping in Fiji

This is the second post in a series by Rachel Jackson ’12, recipient of the 2014-2015 David Bird International Service Fellowship. She shares the following reflection from her trip to Fiji, where she worked with a rural family to implement soil conservation and sustainable agricultural techniques on their family […]

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Notes from the Urban Front

by Emily Lubahn ’11 After a recent talk in San Francisco, I noticed that the speaker, a national expert on tactical urbanism, had a copy of Conway’s con’text magazine in his hands. I tried not to rudely interrupt his conversation, but I couldn’t contain […]

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Dean Cycon to Speak at 2015 Commencement

The Conway School’s 43rd graduating class will receive a Master of Science in Ecological Design as Dean Cycon delivers the keynote address. Dean Cycon, social activist, entrepreneur, and founder of Dean’s Beans Organic Coffee Company, will deliver the keynote address at Conway’s […]

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Information Session March 5

    The Conway School will offer an information session on Thursday, March 5 from 3:30 to 5pm. From 3:30-4:30pm the staff and faculty will give an overview of the graduate program, along with short presentations by current students and […]

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Thinking—and Acting—Globally

Erik Van Lennep ’83 Creates a Living Lab for Ecosystem Services Ever since graduating from Conway in 1983, Erik Van Lennep has focused on international issues of sustainability. He worked initially with indigenous people worldwide as cofounder of the Rainforest […]

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