FEA Alumni Council Member

Olivia Orosco is a Fall 2017 FEA scholarship recipient. Olivia studied Climate Change: The Politics of Food, Water and Energy, in Vietnam, Morocco and Bolivia with SIT’s International Honors Program. Currently a Senior at Willamette University in Salem, Oregon, Olivia is an environmental science major with a social science emphasis and politics minor.

Passionate about environmental justice, FEA allowed her to explore and deepen her understandings of the interconnections of environmental degradation and climate change, (neo)colonialism, and power in a global context. Her current plans are to attend graduate school in geography to continue to explore and better understand how places are shaped by people and how people shape places