ESP Biography


Major: Sociology

College/Employer: Smith

Year of Graduation: 2018

Picture of Shelby Kim

Brief Biographical Sketch:

Shelby grew up in Los Angeles and is now a first-year at Smith. She loves the community here! She's very interested in social change and making connections across disciplines.

Past Classes

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Ethical Consumerism and Gratitude in Splash Spring 2015
Why do we buy so much STUFF? Where does it come from, where does it go once we discard it, and what environmental/human rights/animal rights impacts occur along the way? As consumers, we vote with our dollars to create the kind of world we want. What are we promoting with our current choices? We'll be learning about how we have the power to shape our own buying habits and mindsets to strive to make positive change. Part sustainability, part economics, part philosophy, all casual.