• “In order to be stewards of the land, we need to understand our historical and current relationships to the natural world and each other. Sterling College courses and our community provide us with opportunities to explore these relationships, uncover the complexities of our natural world and society, and discuss the many environmental issues that we face today.”

    Farley Brown

    Farley Brown '85

    Faculty in Ecology

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The Power of Music

The power of music is exactly proportional to the community it engenders. We’ve heard it said that music is a universal language, that it has the power to heal, that it…

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The Wholeness

If I had camera to document my first week at Sterling I would photograph 3 things (fortunately, Sterling’s resident storyteller, Beana Bern, did!): 1. A student holding a macro invertebrate, their…

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Seek and Be Found: Three Days on Green River Reservoir

Sterling has a fifty-year tradition of sending students out into the wilderness in December (adequately prepared and with chaperones, of course) for three nights in what is referred to as…

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