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Studying Alternative Methods to Pesticides
Studying Alternative Methods to PesticidesWhen Cory Straub, Associate Professor of Biology, walks out into the fields of rolling alfalfa he notices the smallest things. Footsteps cause certain insects to scatter, among them, the tiny and very destructive Potato Leafhopper. This movement is significant because … Continue reading

Sustainability Office Issues Tips for Summer
The end of the academic year is here and many students will be leaving campus for other locations. The Office of Sustainability has this message: “Even though you’re off campus, you can take sustainability with you!” The Office issues six … Continue reading

May 16 UC Commencement Is More ‘Sustainable’
May 16 UC Commencement Is More ‘Sustainable’Ursinus College’s 141st Commencement Ceremony on May 16 will introduce some new sustainability initiatives such as rented gowns, compostable utensils and plates, and reusable flowers.   The ceremony has been moved indoors to the Floy Lewis Bakes Center field house … Continue reading

Princeton Review Designates UC a Green College
Princeton Review Designates UC a Green CollegeUrsinus College is among 332 of the most environmentally responsible colleges in the U.S. and Canada, according to The Princeton Review,  which has released its fifth annual edition of The Princeton Review’s Guide to 332 Green Colleges. The Princeton Review’s … Continue reading

UCGreen Seeks Sustainability Fellows
UCGreen Seeks Sustainability FellowsThe Office of Sustainability’s UCGreen program is currently recruiting for a number of positions being vacated by graduating seniors who are Sustainability Fellows. The Sustainability Fellows program has been running for three years. The Office of Sustainability (OS) has worked … Continue reading

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