United Nations

DeJong in Commentary Mag on Campus Sustainability Nudging

Apr 15, 2014 by NAS |

NAS research associate Rachelle DeJong has published an article in Commentary Magazine on the behavioral modification inherent in the campus sustainability movement. 

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Ahmadine-jabbing American Students

Nov 28, 2012 by Peter Wood |

Central Connecticut State University took its students to New York to dine with the dictator.

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Academic Impactorators

Jan 28, 2011 by Peter Wood |

Peter Wood finds a more meaningful direction for colleges in the book “Academically Adrift” than in the U.N. program Academic Impact.

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Collisions on the Windshield of Globocracy: The UN’s Academic Impact

Jan 21, 2011 by Ashley Thorne |

A United Nations initiative aims to unite colleges and universities in the pursuit of ambiguous ideals such as "global citizenship."

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Ark of Hope for the Earth Charter…No Comment

Apr 07, 2010 by Ashley Thorne |

The UN sustainability manifesto endorsed by many U.S. colleges and universities has its own 200-pound "ark" for transportation.

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Swamped: Florida’s Earth Charter U

Jan 06, 2010 by Ashley Thorne |

Florida Gulf Coast University centers its curriculum on sustainability and the UN document the Earth Charter.

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Vapor Trail: The UN’s Plan for Higher Education

Sep 18, 2009 by Peter Wood |

The United Nations asks presidents of all colleges and universities in the world to sign its "Academic Impact" initiative.

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Sustaina-Summits

Aug 20, 2009 by Peter Wood |

Inside: NAS's contributions to the decade for ESD; why no one criticizes sustainability; and international visions of sustainatopia.

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