About Us

About Us

Our Mission
The RVCC Center for Environmental Studies engages students and campus and community members in research, education, and stewardship activities that inspire effective and sustainable environmental practices in our home counties, across New Jersey, and beyond.

Focus Areas: Teaching, Research, and Service

  • Students: The Center for Environmental Studies provides educational opportunities and professional training for current students and alumni pursuing degrees in Biology, Environmental Science/Studies, and related STEM programs through student-centered curricula, paid internships, independent research projects, service learning opportunities, and study abroad experiences.
  • Research: The Center for Environmental Studies provides technical assistance to the college, community organizations, and local municipalities in addressing environmental concerns through environmental research, monitoring, stewardship, restoration, and other management practices.
  • Community: The Center for Environmental Studies provides public outreach and educational programs for the community to increase public awareness and understanding about environmental issues.

Center Co-Directors and Staff

Latest News From Campus

News Releases ExxonMobil Donation Enhances Education, Training at RVCC Posted Tuesday, November 29, 2022
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News Releases Federal Grant Assists Student Parents with Childcare Expenses at College’s Children’s Campus Posted Wednesday, November 9, 2022
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News Releases RVCC Recertified as River-Friendly Organization Posted Monday, October 31, 2022
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