Science faculty Kyle Dittmer was published in a special issue of the science journal, Climatic Change, devoted to climate change and its impacts on indigenous communities in the United States, in September 2013.
Are you fascinated by science?
Do you want to change your part of the world?
Your future may not be in a cookie-cutter biology or physics degree. At Marylhurst, you have the space to explore multiple paths or focus your passion in one direction.
Study weather with meteorologist George Miller, who wrote the book Pacific Northwest Weather. Discover swamps and bogs with Pat Willis, an award-winning wetlands educator. Explore salmon conservation with climatologist-hydrologist Kyle Dittmer. Forge your knowledge of environmental ethics with Lisa Jo Frech, executive director of Raindrops to Refuge.
Our BA in Science is designed to prepare you for a variety of career paths or graduate study. Our graduates are working in the field at all levels, from management and communication to research and field studies.
Upon completing the program, you will have developed a full appreciation of what science means to both global and local communities.