Through its faculty affiliates from Sturm’s Environmental and Natural Resources Law Program and other academic units at the University of Denver graduate division, the Institute provides a variety of teaching and related educational services that directly contribute to students’ knowledge of and expertise in the sustainable development field. RMLUI engages students during the course of their tenure at Sturm in as many learning opportunities as possible so they graduate equipped with the concepts, frameworks and other core knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in an emerging and increasingly competitive field.