Aerial photo of a tropical island

Tropical Ecology and Sustainability Studies in Montserrat

January Intersession 2016

The Bard College at Simon’s Rock program in Montserrat is an opportunity for students to engage both theoretically and practically in tropical ecology, conservation biology, and island and global sustainability issues. This year, in partnership with Marist College and Bard College, students will have the opportunity to study the island’s ecology, including endangered and endemic species; receive training in ecological survey methods; and participate in one of several opportunities for community service.

Program summary:

Dec. 27, 2015 – Jan. 20, 2016
Simon’s Rock, Marist College, and Bard College sophomores and above are eligible
$4000 includes room & board, and RT airfare from NYC to Montserrat
4 300-level science credits

Information sessions will be held on all three campuses in September.

Contact Info: Dr. Thomas Coote, Director of Sustainability Programming at Bard College at Simon’s Rock. email: tcoote@simons-rock.edu

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