Students may apply to the concentration in their sophomore or junior years. Application to the concentration is currently open to members of the classes of 2017 and 2018. The deadline to apply is Friday, March 11, 2016.
The concentration will be limited to 15 students per class year. Selection of concentrators will be based on academic performance, intentionality and commitment, and diversity of the cohort.
If you are interested in applying for the concentration we recommend you take ENV 100 or LSS 100.
Deadline: March 11, 2016 by noon.
Statement of Interest
In 300–500 words, explain why you would like to participate in the
sustainable food concentration, including your response to these questions in the statement:
- How will the concentration fit in with your overall Smith experience?
- How will the concentration connect to your future work or academic goals?
List any courses or practical experiences in the concentration you have already completed.
Along with this application, please send a PDF of your "unofficial" transcript, which you can download from BannerWeb, by email attachment to Joanne Benkley.