What You Can Do

There are a lot of ways to get involved with sustainability on campus, from becoming an environmental studies major to joining a 'green' student group to becoming an eco-rep. Navigate through the menu on the left to find out more about these opportunities. Do you have a sustainable idea? Talk to Laura Draucker (ldraucker@amherst.edu) of the Office of the Environmental Sustainability about it!

Sustainability LEAP Programs

LEAP: Learn, Explore, Activate, Participate

Would you like to spend your first weekend at Amherst College working on a farm or exploring ways to solve climate change? Then these are the LEAP programs for you! We have two trips on offer — Farm and Solving Climate Change — both providing you with a chance to learn more about your new home and the surrounding communities, form bonds with your classmates, and have fun!