2010 Scholar

J. Sarah Sorenson
Colby College

J. Sarah Sorenson
Sarah is a rising senior at Colby College in Waterville, Maine, where she is double majoring in environmental policy and international studies. Sarah is very active on campus as a leader of the student-run Environmental Coalition as well as the Environmental Advisory Group, which works to improve Colby's sustainability. She is especially interested in water rights issues and is currently leading a campaign working to dramatically reduce bottled water use on her college’s campus. Sarah just completed a study abroad experience in Nepal where she had the opportunity to travel in Bhutan, trek to Everest Base Camp, and study sustainable development in the Sagarmatha National Park.

How can you describe a weekend of student leaders from across the U.S. with an intense passion to change the world? The Orientation was a phenomenal experience to meet and build connections that I'm sure will last a lifetime.

Emily Bacha, 2009 Udall Scholar


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