Climate Justice: Tackling the Human Element of Climate Change

Generations of Indigenous people have interacted with the land and their local ecology, generating deep, experiential knowledge of the weather and the ability to read the conditions over time. Yet this data has all but been ignored by climate change science. Students are exploring the intersections of humans, climate, and justice in a Summer Session philosophy class.

It's the third week of
Block B
June 22 - July 15
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About the Block Plan

Instead of taking multiple classes at a time, CC students study
one class at a time, for three-and-a-half weeks.

8 Blocks Per Academic Year

8 Blocks
Per Academic Year

3 1/2 Weeks Per Block

3 1/2 Weeks
Per Block

4 1/2 Day Block Break

4 1/2 Day
Block Break

CC Stories

Colorado College recognizes and honors the original inhabitants who first settled in the area and who called the nearby highest mountain “Tava,” the original name given by the Ute people to what is now known as Pikes Peak. At CC, we respect all peoples and strive to grow as a unique and welcoming community.