An update from Nina Flournoy, Communication Studies senior lecturer in Meadows School of the Arts, who is teaching Environmental Communications during J Term at SMU-in-Taos:

Touring the Earthship Biotecture development outside of Taos.

Touring the Earthship Biotecture development outside of Taos.

WELC

Environmental Communications students with Western Environmental Law Center attorney Kyle Tisdel.

Also follow the class on Facebook at SMU Environmental Communication, and on their class blog.

The J Term course examines complex environmental issues in Northern New Mexico, where the convergence of diverse cultures, ancient traditions and modern innovation present unique challenges for establishing meaningful environmental consensus.