Westies: Connecting YSE with Western Issues, Western Careers, and Good Ol’ Western Fun
The Westies student interest group at the Yale School of the Environment promotes awareness of environmental issues important to the Western United States.
Westies supports a student community committed to the West through professional networking opportunities and social events that keep the western spirit alive at Yale. We also promote western courses, faculty, case studies, and training.
Westies members explore creative solutions to western challenges and take advantage of the unique opportunities present in the region. The group organizes events for the Yale and YSE community which address important western resources-related topics including: