2013 Scholar

Joseph M. Manning
Boston College

Joseph M. Manning
Joseph Manning is from Oviedo, Florida, and is pursuing a degree in political science and environmental studies at Boston College. Joseph is the chair of the executive committee of the Sierra Student Coalition, the student-led branch of the Sierra Club. Joseph has attended the United Nations framework convention on climate change in Copenhagen, Denmark; Cancun, Mexico; Durban, South Africa; and Doha, Qatar, with the Sierra Club. Additionally, Joseph has conducted research on the role community plays in the development of renewable energy infrastructure in Nova Scotia, Canada.

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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