And no, it has nothing to do with a song or still living Beatles member.  Check out the COP15 and Copenhagen portion of the site to find out why Dickinson's "RINGO" status is a good thing for the college, and you.


Over 100 students have expressed interest in the course! 

With such a diverse applicant body, the Kyoto to Copenhagen course is sure to be one of the most fulfilling and transdisciplinary experiences of the year.  The review committee is keeping an eye open for students who are passionate about climate change, international negotiations, sustainability, media relations (interviewing, video  production, etc...), and environmental security, but the final team will be selected for their ability to work together, passion and strength of the application materials, and wilingness to engage in a unique experience.


The projected cost of the program is currently being estimated at $2400 without airfare.  More information is available on the Global Education website concerning financial aid carry over, loan assistance, and other payment questions.  Specific inquiries can be forwarded to Malinda Mochizuki, Office of Global Education, 717-245-1341 or


Full application materials are now available!  Check the Course Information site at right to download the application, or visit the Global Education website for more details.

Note: If you are interested in the course, please continue to fill out a Statement of Interest application under the "Course Information" site, as this will help us keep track of individuals who would like to receive updates on the course. 


An information session on the new Kyoto to Copenhagen: Negotiating the Future of the Planet course will be held during finals week at Dickinson College.  All students wishing to hear more information about the course, consult faculty on curriculum details, potential projects, and budget, and discuss their interests and strengths should plan on attending.

Kaufman 155

Wednesday May 6th   1:30-2:30pm


If you'd like to be kept up to date on Climate Change curriculum, programming, and events, check back here often for updates from the Center for Environmental and Sustainability Education and Dickinson College.