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The fall 2012 admissions deadline has passed.  

Wetland Ecology in Jericho Town Forest Final Projects

JBS class study reveals poor air quality in Boston nail salons

"JBS was an eye opening experience every day."

Nail Salon Study

Click above to view the Nail Salon Study Poster. 

JBS Presentations

A Night Out with Toxic Free Nails: Presentations by JBS!

2011 JBS Students will present their study at the International Conference on Environmental Science and Technology!

Meda Kisivuli's Blog on Healthy Boston

Nail Study on Her Campus Brandeis

Watch the video on the 2011 JBS Civil Rights and Racial Justice in Mississippi Program

JBS is featured on BrandeisNOW. Check it out!

Hanna Wellish '12, a student in the JBS Environmental Health and Justice Program, creates a short video about the students' work with Worcester Roots.

Philip Lu '11 writes about his experience in The Justice.

Why Consider EFS?

Canoe in Charles River

The Environmental Field Semester (EFS) teaches students how to achieve a deep understanding of the natural and human communities surrounding Brandeis and helps students develop a full range of skills for engaging with the future of places wherever they come to live.

Many EFS graduates have already gone on to successful internships and senior projects that have extended their EFS work. Several have begun careers in land conservation and stewardship.