environment

Vassar Greens, Dems host activists, promote sustainability

By EMILY HOFFMAN – 6 years ago

On May 1, the Vassar Democrats and the Vassar Greens hosted environmental activists Jason Angell ’00 and Jocelyn Apicello, who advocated for greater ecological consciousness and sustainability efforts. Photo By:…

BurgerFi image conceals ethical dilemma

By ROCKWELL SCHWARTZ – 7 years ago

Vassar students are eating up a greenwashed atrocity marketed specifically to an eco-minded student body. On Oct. 1, The Miscellany News covered the opening of BurgerFi , the new burger…

New Ecoleaders to promote sustainability

By ANNA IOVINE – 7 years ago

Sustainability at Vassar has started a new program to encourage environmental measures—defined as focusing on ecological, economic, and social concerns—in dorms and senior housing. The program instates ten to twelve…

Conference offers various sustainable energy solutions

By MAGGIE JEFFERS – 8 years ago

A conference entitled, “The Local and Regional Options for Energy and Climate Resiliency conference” was held at Vassar on Friday, September 13. The event took place in the Villard Room…

Earth Week 2013 begins with your diet

By ALESSANDRA SEITER – 8 years ago

Hosted every April by environmentally-minded student organizations like The Vassar Greens, Vassar Animal Rights Coalition (VARC), and Slow Food, Earth Week devotes seven days to educating students about environmental issues…