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January 17, 2020   |   Ithaca, NY

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…

Walk the Talk

By | Oct 15, 2010

What a week! I have been so wrapped up in exploring the Centennial State, that I have had little time for much else (like blogging), but have no fear, as I am back and ready to spew my facts and anecdotes. The AASHE conferences was a wonderful experience. Most of the conference was spent attending…

Sustainable Traveler? It’s harder than it sounds.

By | Oct 10, 2010

Well, I left Ithaca mid-afternoon on Friday, heading for Denver, Colorado. I know, what you’re thinking, and no Fall Break for Ithaca College has not started yet. However, I do have a legitimate reason for missing a few days of class. I am presenting at a conference for the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability…

Lounging with a view

By | Sep 10, 2010

Do you know what I am doing this very second? I am kicked back, listening to good vibe music, sipping a frozen hot chocolate with drizzled chocolate on the top, enjoying an exquisite view of the city of Ithaca, and thinking to myself that I think I found my new hotspot on campus. I know…