May 08, 2014 by Rachelle Peterson |
The advocacy organization Second Nature launches a new signatory initiative, the Alliance for Resilient Campuses.
Dec 05, 2013 by Rachelle Peterson |
Nearly 700 college presidents vow to eliminate their campuses' greenhouse gas emissions. NAS found that these schools are concentrated along the two coasts, more likely to be elite liberal arts colleges than universities, predominantly…
Oct 23, 2013 by Rachelle Peterson |
Colleges across the country celebrate the 11th annual campus sustainability day.
Jul 10, 2013 by Rachelle Peterson |
Middlebury College goes green...and its budget goes red.
Aug 07, 2012 by Peter Wood |
Colleges and universities tend to spend lavishly on diversity and sustainability initiatives, but is this really the best use of their (and taxpayers') money?
Dec 14, 2011 by Ashley Thorne |
Researchers determine that sustainability is now a science; Occupy Wall Street's sustainability committee plays house; Harvard looks to hire someone who can "cultivate an understanding of food"; and a debate asks whether the…
Dec 09, 2010 by Ashley Thorne |
NAS speaks out about the ideological character of the sustainability movement.
Oct 12, 2010 by Peter Wood |
Sustainability, like diversity, subtracts from the better purposes of higher education.
Aug 03, 2010 by Ashley Thorne |
This edition of sustainability-in-higher-ed news includes the University of Toledo’s new curricular residence life programs in sustainability; UNC’s workshop to help participants explore oppression and injustice; the…
Jul 08, 2010 by Ashley Thorne |
A 4th edition of the NAS 'sustainapedia' of the key names, terms, books, colleges, and organizations in the campus sustainability movement.
Jun 28, 2010 by Ashley Thorne |
This week’s news includes students sending hair clippings to help plug the oil spill; the reinventing of Biosphere 2; a new generation of sustainability graduates; how apocalyptic predictions can be encouraging; and one university's…
Apr 22, 2010 by Peter Wood |
Is everything really connected to everything else?
Apr 08, 2010 by Ashley Thorne |
A 3rd edition of the NAS 'sustainapedia' of the key names, terms, books, colleges, and organizations in the campus sustainability movement.
Feb 18, 2010 by Ashley Thorne |
Listen to NAS communications director discuss the rise of the sustainability movement in higher education.
Feb 17, 2010 by Ashley Thorne |
Campus administrators and leaders of sustainability organizations come together to think of ways to get "reluctant professors" to teach sustainability. Their answer: "Change how they think."