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November 19, 2017   |   Ithaca, NY

Q&A: Sandra Steingraber fights fracking in documentary

By | Nov 8, 2017

We didn’t know where the story would go, and we ended up being chased through the streets of Romania and … into jail.

Ithaca College hosts panel on climate change

By | Apr 16, 2016

Ithaca College’s Textor 102 was crowded with almost 300 students, faculty, staff and community members April 13. Experts offered firsthand accounts of international sustainability efforts, urging audience members to get involved with local efforts any way they can.

Activists rally in support of Cuomo’s fracking ban

By | Jan 21, 2015

At New York Governor’s State of the State Adress, hundreds of people rallied in support of his fracking ban.

Risky Business

By | Nov 16, 2014

My heart was pounding as I brushed the excess sand off the jar, and it wasn’t because I was risking trespass charges. It was because I knew there was a chance I was risking my life. Once I screwed the lid on, I frantically brushed my gloves off on my pant leg, and then did the best I could to shake the stuff off my pants. A little voice in my head told me that trying to decontaminate myself was futile, that if I had been smart I would have come here equipped with a mask. It could already be in my lungs.

Letter to the Editor: Fracking’s detrimental effects

By , | Nov 14, 2013

If there’s anything to be gained from the controversiality of the fracking debate, it’s that the nature of your sources dictate the information you’re getting.

Commentary: Student discovers benefits of fracking through research

By | Nov 6, 2013

Before coming to Ithaca College, my knowledge of fracking was limited to what I had seen in the 2010 premiere of “Gasland,” a documentary by Josh Fox full of memorable footage of flammable drinking water and heavy claims of its dangers.

A week in photos — April 25, 2013

By | Apr 25, 2013

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Students use break to fight for causes

By | Mar 21, 2013

Don Austin, assistant director of community service and leadership development, discusses his experience at an alternative spring break, where participants focused on environmental issues such as hydraulic fracturing.

College celebrates World Water Day

Ithaca College students dive into water-related issues for IC Water Week, which celebrates World Water Day on March 22.

Locals protest gas storage facility

By | Mar 21, 2013

A dozen people, including two from Ithaca College, were arrested Monday morning after blockading a natural gas storage and transportation facility on Seneca Lake.

Deadline approaches for New York fracking

By | Feb 21, 2013

The decision on whether fracking will be allowed in New York has state residents divided, putting Governor Andrew Cuomo between a rock and a hard place while deciding whether to approve regulations and allow fracking as the state approaches its Feb. 27 deadline.

The Sky is Pink

By | Sep 25, 2012

Josh Fox, director of the Oscar nominated film “Gasland,” released a second, shorter documentary over the summer.