December 4, 2020
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The Beef with Anthropomorphic Advertising

By | Dec 8, 2014

Maybe it’s just me but….
Does anyone else find the anthropomorphization of animals by commercial agribusiness disgusting?


SGA’s new bills push for college-wide ban of plastic products

By | Oct 22, 2014

The Ithaca College Student Government Association passed two bills to ban use of all single-use plastic bags and water bottles on campus.


Business School reflects on Zuckerman’s leadership

By | Apr 30, 2014

As Mary Ellen Zuckerman, dean of the School of Business, prepares to leave at the end of the spring semester, the Ithaca College community reflects on the differences she made in developing student professionalism and enhancing the school’s commitment to sustainability.


Commentary: Ithaca College falls short in sustainability

By | Dec 4, 2013

Earlier this semester, I came across Sierra Club’s 2013 Coolest Schools rankings, which judges colleges on their sustainability.


Sustainability Cafe speaker discusses community empowerment

By | Oct 8, 2013

Michelle Kortenaar, director of education at the Sciencenter in Ithaca, spoke about the importance of community empowerment at the Sustainability Cafe


Guest Commentary: Students should fight for sustainable college investments

By | Feb 13, 2013

Divestment from the fossil fuel industry is crucial for the future financial well-being of Ithaca College.


Panel explores sustainability practices

By | Dec 6, 2012

Students, faculty and members of the Ithaca community came together for “The Big Talk,” to discuss ways to integrate sustainability practices into the classroom.


Video: New permaculture garden at Ithaca College designed sustainably

By | Sep 5, 2012

Students at Ithaca College designed the new garden next to Williams Hall. Hear why this garden is more sustainable than others.


College’s sustainability coordinator adds city gig

By | Feb 15, 2012

Mark Darling’s work responsibilities are no longer limited to Ithaca College. City of Ithaca Mayor Svante Myrick tapped Darling, the college’s sustainability coordinator, as one of two new commissioners on the city’s Board of Public Works earlier this month.


Sustainability efforts split across college

By | Nov 17, 2011

Ithaca College promotes itself as sustainably conscious and is continuously listed as a top sustainable college. But colleges like Dartmouth and Oberlin surpass the college on campus sustainability lists. One factor may be that their efforts are concentrated in a centralized Office of Sustainability.


College awaits A&E sustainability certification

By | Oct 27, 2011

Ithaca College is in the process of finding out just how sustainable the Athletics and Events Center is, culminating years of planning and construction.


Sustainable event planning

By | Nov 1, 2010

Halloween 2010 complete. Amidst all of the hustle and bustle of fierce costume making, candy buying, and decoration prep for the holiday, we happen to find ourselves in a very wasteful state. Americans as a whole spend over $5.8 billion on Halloween each year. $5.8 billion! It’s a ghastly number for sure. And think about…