Course Spotlight: Environmental Innovation Practicum

Environmental Innovation Practicum (2 credits, credit/no-credit) | Tuesdays | 4 to 5:50 pm

Jointly-listed: ENTRE 443/543, ENGR 498A, ENVIR 495

Interested in finding solutions to today’s climate and environmental challenges? Take this Autumn Quarter class and find out how! The environmental innovation practicum (ENTRE 443/543, ENGR 498A, ENVIR 495) is instructed by Christian Primack Metcalfe, president and co-founder of Korvata, a company he was inspired to create as a student in this exact class! Each week you’ll fill your toolbox with new skills and problem-solving experience while also engaging with guest speakers from multiple industries.

This 2 credit/no credit course is open to all levels of undergraduates and graduate students providing a great opportunity for these groups of students to connect. An idea you work on as part of the class could even gain enough traction to do well in the Alaska Airlines Environmental Innovation Challenge.

Questions? E-mail Lauren Brohawn at

By Meaghan Wood (She/Her)
Meaghan Wood (She/Her) Career Coach