St.FX Univeristy will be offering a new program in 2018 that focuses on climate and the environment. The new Bachelor of Arts and Science in Climate and Environment moves into a direction of liberal arts, creating a balance between science and arts.
Dr. Dave Risk, a professor at St. FX was on the committee that built this new program. He says the personal highlight for him is that it will cover many topics and challenge students in unique ways:
Risk says the program will roll out for the 2018 school year. The career paths this program can lead to are wide, including environmental policy, climate modelling and consulting firms.