Mathew T. Bain
Montana State University
Mathew Bain, a junior in the Montana State University (MSU) Honors College, is an environmental science major and Hispanic studies minor. At MSU he works to bridge the gap between science and policy on issues of social, environmental, and economic sustainability. Mathew founded and leads the student group Sustainability Now, an organization focused on unifying and empowering the student voice behind issues of sustainability. Mathew plans to pursue a master's in environmental management with a focus in resource conservation from the Nicholas Institute at Duke University. He aspires to develop policies which promote resource conservation and land rehabilitation, as well as economic growth, in developing regions of the world.