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Project Team Works to Develop Eco-Friendly Styrofoam Substitute

Students no longer have to feel guilty while drinking from a styrofoam cup, now that a Cornell project team has paired up with a company to create a more environmentally friendly alternative...

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Video: Energy Corps Saves Cornell $12,700

Although it is only about a year old, Energy Corps, a student organization, has already saved the University tens of thousands of dollars in energy costs while advocating sustainability on campus...

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Bose V.P. Stresses Sustainability

Rick Martino MBA ’82 told students that sustainability and financial viability can go hand in hand in the private sector...

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Three Cornell Teams Given $15,000 to Support Sustainability Research

Three Cornell teams have been awarded $15,000 each from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to support their research on environmental sustainability...

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Land Trust Adds to McIlroy Bird Sanctuary

Near the headwaters of Fall Creek, Cayuga Lake’s largest tributary, the Finger Lakes Land Trust has acquired 86 acres of wetlands and uplands...

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Making Electric Energy Efficient at Bargain Prices

U.S. Department of Energy’s ARPA-E program awarded a $3.2 million grant in October to Monolith Semiconductor, an Ithaca-based startup company...

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Johnson Center to Lead Marine Ecosystem Group

The Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management’s Center for Sustainable Global Enterprise will lead a $2.3 million effort to improve economic links to marine ecosystems...

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Energy Corps Launches Indiegogo Campaign

Energy Corps launched their 2013 Indiegogo campaign set on raising $10,000 through crowd funding...

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Smithsonian's Monfort Urges Sustaining Biodiversity

Steven L. Monfort, director of the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute (SCBI), discussed past, present and future projects of his organization...

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Power Shift Conference Reaffirms Cornell Student Activists’ Passion for Sustainability

At least a dozen Cornellians joined others in Pittsburgh,to discuss issues of social and environmental sustainability at Power Shift, an annual youth summit...