• Executive Master Program's Three Year Legacy in Yunnan, China

    Executive Master Program’s Three Year Legacy in Yunnan, China

    For the past three years, VT’s Executive Master of Natural Resources (XMNR) has sent a cohort of students on a 10-day international residency to Yunnan Province, China to focus on sustainable development opportunities and challenges in the region.

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  • Climate, Energy, and Cities: Learning By Doing

    Climate, Energy, and Cities: Learning By Doing

    In the Executive Master of Natural Resources (XMNR) graduate program we learn by doing, and for the second year in a row we spent a month working with Arlington County, Virginia, on its award winning Community Energy Plan.

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  • Architects Explore Sustainable Housing Development in China

    Architects Explore Sustainable Housing Development in China

    This year we continued to build upon our experience in China, expanding the reach of our China-related programs, by developing and leading a study tour for 19 members of American Institute of Architects’s Housing Knowledge Community.

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Faculty of the Virginia Tech MNR program at a retreat in 2014

Faculty in Retreat

How often does CLiGS gather graduate faculty from Virginia, Wisoconsin, Tennessee, Pennnsylvania, and Missouri in one room to share teaching techniques and discuss how best to serve its growing online student body?

Katie Man

From Outdoor Enthusiast to EPA Business Analyst

For as long as she can remember, Katie Man has been fond of the outdoors. In fact, relishing the spare time she gets, if she isn’t in the kitchen baking, you can most likely find her hiking, camping,

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The Art of Yes: Improvisation for Sustainability Leaders

Each of us needs to cross boundaries of all kinds and connect in meaningful ways with others. That common need is the basis for the approach to leadership communication that I bring to the