Welcome to the Institute for Mountain Research

Mountain Research
Aug 18, 2015 · 5 min read

What We Aim For. Why it Matters.

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The Institute for Mountain Research at Westminster College


Goals of the Institute

Looking Inward

Programs of Distinction

Campus Culture

Curricular Innovation

Looking Outward

Global Engagement

It has been more than 65 years since Aldo Leopold first asked people to “think like a mountain.” The global, connected, and complex nature of these challenges demands that we take his suggestion seriously. We look forward to taking up that good work.

The Mountain Commons

A publication of the Institute for Mountain Research @…

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