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Events & Opportunities

Environmental and Urban Studies (EUS) hosts and sponsors many events, including open houses, conferences, workshops, canoe trips, and various club meetings. Check out the calendar below for more information (or sign up for our newsletter at the bottom of this page).

Contact Us

Michele Dominy
Professor of Anthropology and Environmental Studies
Director of Environmental and Urban Studies

Bard College
PO Box 5000
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY 12504
Phone: 845-758-7870

Bard MBA in Sustainability presents

Bard MBA Class of 2017 Capstone Presentations

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Please join the Bard MBA in Sustainability for our annual Capstone Presentations. During the final year of the Bard MBA program, students work individually or in small teams to complete a year-long Capstone Project. The project can take the form of creating a business start-up, an intrapreneurial project in their workplace, a consultancy, research project or business plan. These presentations are the culmination of this work.

The agenda for the evening is as follows:

5:00-5:05 Opening Remarks
  • 5:05-5:25 Stephen P. Williams “Wm. Williams”
  • 5:25-5:45 Amy Campbell “Community Finance: Providing Access to Capital for Local Businesses”
  • 5:45-6:05 Nicholas Hvozda “Biomass Heating Fuel Distribution Model”
  • 6:05-6:25 Reagan Richmond “Change Management for Innovation in Electric Utilities”
6:25-6:35 Break
  • 6:35-7:05 Alexander FitzGerald and Samuel Levine Sustainable Sourcing and Bioplastic Packaging in Consumer Goods
  • 7:05-7:25 Beatrice Ajaero “The Other Meal Plan”
  • 7:25-7:45 Curtis Columbare “Natural Capital Valuation: Applications for the Sustainable Development of Nations and Business”
  • 7:45-8:05 Jennifer Shelbo “Exploring the Intersection of Cannabis and Sustainability"

8:00-10:00 End of Year Party (MBA Community Members and Guests of Students, Faculty, and Alumni are welcome to attend)

For more information, call 845-758-7900, or e-mail .

Time: 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Location: LMHQ, 150 Broadway, New York, NY 10038