Aidan is a first-year student at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. His focus is on water and energy economics, law, and policy. Prior to coming to Yale, Aidan was doing graduate work at the University of Pennsylvania in urban planning. The intersection of urbanization and environmentalism is an interest of his. Aidan is a alumnus of Vassar College where he majored in biology. After graduating from school, he spent two and a half years conducting biofuels research in the Sinskey Lab at MIT. In his free time, Aidan enjoys salsa dancing, board games, tennis, rock climbing, and bicycling. He is a proud Vermonter who cannot wait for winter to come.