• “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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Home Sweet Houston House

Houston House feels less like a residence hall and more like a home to me. I’ll never forget the first day in my first semester, and the first house meeting…

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Seeking Symmetry in Clay

The semester begins. Last Sunday, I returned to our snow-covered campus after a vacation with family, and was reunited with friends. On Monday morning, at 8:30 sharp, myself and six…

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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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