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Another LEED-Certified Building | November 9, 2011
Goddard-Hodgkins Hall received LEED Gold certification for the 2010 renovation that used local, recycled, and sustainably harvested materials and increased the energy efficiency of the 53-year-old building.
Conference Explores Link Between Chemicals and Obesity | October 11, 2011
Research suggesting chemicals may play a role in obesity is the topic of a daylong conference cosponsored by the Environmental Studies Program and the Goldfarb Center Friday, Oct. 14. Read more in the Portland Press Herald story.
Sustainability Report Highlights Green Initiatives | October 6, 2011
Colby's Sustainability Report 2010-11 samples green initiatives, starting with the new biomass heating plan and ending with charts showing a 45-percent decrease in greenhouse gas emissions since 2002.
Wildlife Scientist on the Future of Conservation | September 29, 2011
World Wildlife Fund's Eric Dinerstein, one of the world's visionaries in conservation, gave students cause for alarm and reasons for hope regarding looming environmental challenges.
Young Alums' Blue Reserve Water Business Thrives | July 27, 2011
A water-cooler company started by Nick Friedman and Brandon Pollock, both '10, when they were students, is gaining traction in Maine and beyond.
Fleming in UN Talks on Geoengineering | June 16, 2011
Professor Jim Fleming (science, technology, and society) is participating in the UN Environment Program's Convention on Biodiversity liaison group meeting on climate-related geoengineering, June 29-July 1 in London.
Campus Drive Tops Construction Projects | June 10, 2011
A million-dollar road construction project on Campus Drive, with work (and traffic delays) slated to continue into August, tops the list of improvements underway on campus this summer.
Green Graduation -- Again | May 12, 2011
More than Miller Lawn will be green at Colby May 22. For the third year, commencement is also "Green Graduation" -- a designation that comes from a number of initiatives campus-wide.
Students Empowered at Powershift | April 22, 2011
Colby students were among some 10,000 activists and environmental leaders who attended the third Powershift, a grassroots event In Washington focused on environmental issues, especially climate change.
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