Scott Cummings

Chemistry

Kenyon College

Materials Contributed through SERC-hosted Projects

Activity

Analysis of trends in global oil reserves, production, and consumption part of Integrate:Workshops:Systems, Society, Sustainability and the Geosciences:Activities
Students explore data in the most recent annual BP Statistical Review of Energy to analyze trends in oil reserves, production, and consumption of various nations. This is one part of a larger problem set on global energy issues

Course

Solar Energy part of Integrate:Workshops:Systems, Society, Sustainability and the Geosciences:Courses
Solar Energy (CHEM 108) is a one-semester chemistry lecture and discussion course designed for students majoring outside of the natural sciences. With an emphasis on quantitative reasoning, the course explores the chemical principles associated with societal fossil-fuel use (and associated environmental problems) and solar-energy technologies that could offer sustainable solutions.

Essay

The imperative for chemists to teach about sustainability part of Integrate:Workshops:Systems, Society, Sustainability and the Geosciences:Essays
Scott Cummings, Chemistry, Kenyon CollegeChemistry plays a central role in many of the global and local aspects of sustainability: with problems of continued dependence on fossil fuels, and with the promise of new ...


Events and Communities

InTeGrate Sustainability Courses Workshop July 2012