Looking to better himself, his surroundings, and his planet, Darren Bingham chose to attend graduate school in the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences (SBS) at NAU. Here he is a master’s candidate in the Sustainable Communities program. In the second year of his program, Darren is diligently working to create and complete his thesis. His field of study centers around environmental mediation in the areas of solid waste management & recycling, marketing and social engineering, and City planning. This allows him to create unique solutions that challenge inequality and alter our collective direction. Fascinated by the intersection of disciplines, values, and people, Darren looks to facilitate collaborative teams to solve societal issues.