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March 23, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Commentary: Resilience could stop climate change

By | Feb 27, 2019

Living in the age of climate change means that there is little hope to be found in current events, but that doesn’t mean that we can’t try to make our own.

Locals protest airport expansion during county meeting

By | Feb 20, 2019

Local activists expressed their concerns with the expansion of the Ithaca Airport during the Tompkins County Legislature meeting Feb. 19.

Students to hold symposium on climate change and media

By | Nov 28, 2018

The Park School and Center for Natural Sciences are are collaborating to create a symposium on media and current environmental crises.

National recap: Thirty-seven dead after Hurricane Florence

By | Sep 19, 2018

As of Wednesday, Sept. 19, the death count has reached at least 37 people. There are at least 27 dead in North Carolina, at least six in South Carolina and one in Virginia.

Commentary: People cannot ignore climate change

By | Apr 25, 2018

And yet, only about 18% of the American public is taking action. Why so few?

Professor discusses sustainable development in Nicaragua

By | Apr 2, 2018

Smith presented his research on sustainable development in Nicaragua. His observational research focused on the rural community of Sabana Grande.

Commentary: Renewable energy marches onward

By | Mar 21, 2018

But then Trump wouldn’t be Trump — that’s the unfortunate reality. In the meantime, however, the renewables march forges ahead.

Heavy summer rain negatively affects Ithaca’s ecosystems

By | Sep 4, 2017

Lake Cayuga was one of Ithaca’s ecosystems affected by the heavier than normal rainfall this summer. Harmful algae has taken root in the lake.

Ithaca residents come together to rally for science

By | Apr 24, 2017

“Silence is deadly,” Edwards said. “Society often believes that silence is consensus. When people don’t speak up, then the majority are driven by the minority opinion.”

Sandra Steingraber hosts panel discussion for Sustainability Week

By | Apr 19, 2017

For Sustainability Week at the college, environmental activist Sandra Steingraber hosted a panel to present climate change and social issues.

Non-Timber Forest Products class struggles with weather variability

By | Apr 12, 2017

“Hope springs eternal, and spring is coming back, and we can just start again,” Borst said.

Editorial: Climate change deserves more localized attention

By The Ithacan | Apr 12, 2017

But this apathy will only hurt the community in the end, as the effects of climate change are indifferent to whom it impacts.