Sustainability Education and Outreach

Our curricular and experiential learning programs provide opportunities to explore issues and experience nature in the field and the classroom.

Literature and the Land

Students blog about their experiences in Exeter’s

field-based environmental humanities class

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sustainability-focused classes and 14 related courses

Exeter student in the Design Lab shows off paper she has made.


This paper doesn't grow on trees


backcountry trips offered each year

The Mountain School

Spend fall or spring term on a 300-acre working farm in Vermont, where you will learn through hands-on, outdoor work and fun.

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The Island School

Immerse yourself in marine ecology and environmental education in the Bahamas during fall term. 

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The Environmental Literature Institute at Exeter

A weeklong professional conference, in partnership with the Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment, is designed to establish a community of teachers working in the environmental humanities.

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