Unless...

The saying “Bloom where you’re planted” is more philosophy than a reality, especially for trees impacted by climate change. So Erin Bergen, who’s pursuing her master’s degree in UMD’s integrated biosciences program, is researching trees and their watersheds. 

Bridging gaps between sciences is exactly what drew Erin, who can quote The Lorax by heart, to UMD. “I love to think of how ideas are connected, and to leave things better than I found them.”

#umdproud

Climate Change and Trees - Erin Bergen

Are you ready to become a Bulldog?

Find out more about what students in Integrated Biosciences are doing to help us adapt to climate change.

Experience life at UMD and enjoy our beautiful city while you're here. 

Apply now!