Santa Clara University



The Forge Garden is utilized as an outdoor classroom, research space, and living laboratory. In the 2013-2014 academic year, 61 classes were held at the Forge, representing over 1,217 student class-hours from the College of Arts & Sciences, the School of Engineering, the Leavey School of Business, and the Experiential Learning for Social Justice Program. Below is a list of some academic courses that engaged students last year:

  • ARTS 150: Black and White Photography
  • BIOL 21: Introduction to Physiology
  • BIOL 113: Microbiology
  • BUSN 198: Internship/ Practicum
  • COMM 30: Introduction to Digital Filmmaking
  • CTW1: Critical Thinking & Writing
  • ELSJ 23: Careers for the Common Good
  • ENGL 6: Radical Imagination 
  • ENGR 110: Engineering Projects Community
  • ENVS 21: Introduction to Environmental Science
  • ENVS 23: Soil, Water, Air
  • ENVS 116: Introdcution to Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • ENVS 132: Agroecology 
  • ENVS 196: Forge Garden Practicum
  • Liberal Studies
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Center for Sustainability
Santa Clara University
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053