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Michael Hardesty

Assistant Director for the Chesapeake Semester, Center for Environment & Society

Chesapeake Semester Program Administrator


(Check out Puget Sound Summer Program slated to launch summer of 2014!)


Graduate Studies 

  • Currently enrolled at Johns Hopkins University, pursuing a Masters in Environmental Science an Policy.

Undergrad Highlights

Areas Of Interest

  • Environmental Policy
  • Agriculture
  • Profitability of Conservation
  • Natural Resource Management
  • Habitat Conservation
  • Foods ways
  • Health

Favorite Activities

 Hunting, fishing, hiking, kayaking, canoeing,

Career Highlights

  • Working with the Clinton Hunter Development Initiative developing sustainable business interventions for subsistence farmers in Northern Malawi, Africa

Service Highlights

Peace Corps Volunteer in Malawi, Africa working in community based natural resource management.


Favorite places so far: Fjordlands of New Zealand, Rocky Mountains by air, Nyika National Park of northern Malawi, the pampas of northern Bolivia, Punta San Juan, Peru

WC Magazine Appearances

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