Jeff Seidman

Jeff Seidman teaches philosophy and environmental studies at Vassar College. This website is based on one of his courses. You can contact him at jeseidman at vassar dot edu. He’d love feedback on the site and help making it better.

Cherrie Chang

Cherrie Chang, Vassar ’24 is from Hong Kong. At Vassar, she double majored in Cognitive Science and Computer Science with a correlate in Analytic Philosophy. She is passionate about exploring the mind through different artistic media, and is often hand-coding websites and building 3D games. In her free time, she enjoys good old-fashioned painting, running, rock climbing and experimental cooking.

Melisa Calderon

Melisa Calderon, Vassar ’23 double majored in Computer Science and Latin American and Latinx Studies. She focused on creating the Climate Startups database and implementing the front end of the website. However, on her free time she enjoys making jewelry and websites on topics she cares about.

Kae Czesak

Kae Czesak, Vassar ‘25 is an Environmental Studies major at Vassar College. They worked on the database of startups and enjoyed researching new companies and resources while learning about new game-changing innovations. On their free time they like to make art, be with friends and family, and casually research interesting topics.

Olivia Kane

Olivia Kane, Vassar ’24 is a Science and Technology Studies major at Vassar College pursuing a dual-degree for a Masters in Public Health with a focus on Health Policy and Management. On this website, she focused mainly on writing essays, but assisted in many other aspects, including in implementing new video content on the website. In her free time she likes to cook all different types of food and explore NYC.

Rob Ferry

Robert Ferry is a registered architect and LEED accredited professional who has worked on sustainable design projects around the world. He’s the co-founder of the Land Art Generator, partner at Studied Impact Design, and a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University. He co-authored the page on careers in Architecture and Real Estate Development.