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March 27, 2019

Why Study Environmental Science?

Environmental science is a hot topic right now. This study largely encompasses aspects of physical, biological, and information relating to the environment and the solutions of the problems these topics entail.

When you study environmental science, you commit to learning about subjects like the understanding of earth processes, evaluating alternative energy sources, the effects of climate change, and controlling pollution.


March 27, 2019

What is the Importance of Environmental Law?

In order to restore this world and its habitats, air quality, animal population and beyond to what it formerly was, there is an innate need for environmental law, the practice of human activity in relation to the environment. The importance of this industry should not be overlooked, especially if you are passionate about the environment and see a possible career in the future. Read on to learn more about environmental law and why it is vital to the planet and our daily lives.


March 25, 2019

John Wales ’88

Graduation Year: 1988 What City/ State are you from?  Bristol, CT What City/ State to you currently live in?  Newark, DE Current Career Title:  Delaware State Park Ranger / Captain Business/ Organization you work for:  Delaware Natural Resources Police – State Parks Enforcement What was your Major?  Ecology Did you switch majors during your time… Read more »


Unity College faculty earn $35,000 grant to monitor Lake Winnecook water quality using drones

March 22, 2019

The view from above

Unity College faculty earn $35,000 grant to monitor Lake Winnecook water quality using drones


Unity College Professor Dr. Emma Perry was recently inducted into the Linnean Society

March 21, 2019

Unity College professor now in the same society as Charles Darwin

Dr. Emma Perry inducted into The Linnean Society of London, the world’s oldest active biological society


March 21, 2019

What Can I Do with a Master’s in GIS?

GIS stands for Geographic Information System. It is a tool used for environmental management, modeling, and planning. In the most basic of terms, GIS can be described as a computer system for handling geographic information in a digital form.


March 15, 2019

Christa Wood ’93

Graduation Year:  1993 What City/ State are you from?  I grew up in  Rhode Island What City/ State to you currently live in? I currently live in northern New Jersey Current Career Title: For the past 18 years I have been working as a park ‘Naturalist’ at the Lord Stirling Park Environmental Education Center in Basking… Read more »


Andy Rosen's Bloomer, featured at the Unity College Center for the Arts

March 13, 2019

‘Magical Thinking’ by Andy Rosen to open at UCCA

Show runs through April 20


March 08, 2019

Earn an Environmental Degree from Unity College — From Anywhere in the World

Study from anywhere in the world while starting a career that helps the environment; it’s an incredible opportunity. International students can earn a degree from Unity College, an accredited U.S. university, with a unique focus on environmentalism and sustainability issues. Earning an online degree gives you the freedom and flexibility to pursue your undergraduate or… Read more »


Kelsey Tuttle - Unity College

March 06, 2019

Kelsey Tuttle ’13

Graduation Year: 2013 What City/ State are you from? Colchester, CT What City/ State to you currently live in? Deep River, CT Current Career Title: Assistant Director of Incarnation Camp, Director of Pioneer Village, Expedition Leader for Steward School. Business/ Organization you work for: Incarnation Center What was your Major? Adventure Education Leadership (now A.B.E.E.) What… Read more »


March 06, 2019

Donna Furlong ’99

Graduation Year: 1999 What City/ State are you from? Gilmanton, NH What City/ State to you currently live in?  Henniker, NH Current Career Title:  Assistant Principal Business/ Organization you work for: Hillsboro-Deering Elementary School, Hillsboro, NH What was your Major? Wildlife Did you switch majors during your time at Unity College? No, I stuck with… Read more »


Hasse

March 01, 2019

Green Biz: 3 Career Paths for Environmental MBA Grads

The economy is rewarding businesses that go sustainable with increased profits, higher employee retention, and better public perception. In other words, sustainable business practices aren’t just a good idea—they’re a massive strategic advantage.


Unity College 2019 Environmental Career Fair Banner

March 01, 2019

Unity College students get a first-hand look at their future

New England’s largest environmental career fair draws roughly 100 employers seeking students with hands-on experience and skills gained at Unity College


Ari Leach holding diploma during graduation ceremony

February 25, 2019

Student Success: Ari Leach

Ari Leach is currently the Biotoxin Specialist for the western Maine division of the Maine Department of Marine Resources. Ari has taken over the organization and operation of its volunteer phytoplankton monitoring program, which involves training and supporting a network of volunteers to collect and identify harmful algae species in western Maine, a service that… Read more »


Sharon Reishus, new Unity College Board of Trustees Chair

February 22, 2019

Unity College welcomes new board chair

First order of business was to secure formal agreement to keep President Dr. Melik Peter Khoury at the helm for at least six more years


Stephanie Maclagan

February 15, 2019

Three Tips for Active Duty Military Personnel Preparing to Go Back to College

As you prepare for your post-military future with a higher education degree, there is a lot to consider. Pursuing your college education will prepare you for future career opportunities and ease the transition back to civilian life. Going to college will broaden your career prospects and help you discover new opportunities. You can build upon… Read more »


Unity College Meghan Carter

February 14, 2019

Meghan Carter ’15

Graduation Year: 2015 What City/ State are you from? Warwick, Rhode Island What City/ State to you currently live in? Salem, Massachusetts Current Career Title: School and Youth Programs Education Associate II Business/ Organization you work for: Museum of Science, Boston What was your Major? I double majored in Captive Wildlife Care and Education and… Read more »


Nancy Romanik

February 12, 2019

Nancy Romanik ’03

Graduation Year: 2003 What City/ State are you from? Ellington, Connecticut What City/ State to you currently live in? Billerica, Massachusetts Current Career Title: Enrollment Coordinator & Camp Administrator Business/ Organization you work for: Camp Thoreau, Inc. which encompasses Camp Thoreau Day Camp as well as The Thoreau Club in Concord, MA What was your Major?… Read more »


February 08, 2019

Make the Most of a Career Fair

Career fairs are a great way to network and meet a lot of different employers in a very short amount of time.  However, they can feel a bit overwhelming and exhausting especially if you’ve never been to one or have been out of the job search world for a while.  Here are a few tips… Read more »


Unity College - Georgia Male

February 08, 2019

Georgia Male ’17

Graduation Year: 2017 What City/ State are you from? Old Lyme, CT Current Career Title: Farm Manager, Camp Program Director, Head Teacher Business/ Organization you work for: Bushy Hill Nature Center What was your Major? Captive Wildlife Care and Education What was your favorite thing about your time at Unity College? Did you have a… Read more »