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NYU to Open Center for Environmental and Animal Protection

NYU to Open Center for Environmental and Animal Protection

By Darcey Pittman, Staff Writer

April 26, 2018


Filed under News, University News

NYU will launch a Center for Environmental and Animal Protection in fall 2018.

Women and Sustainability Summit Promotes Environmental Feminism

Women and Sustainability Summit Promotes Environmental Feminism

By Miranda Levingston, Deputy News Editor

March 7, 2017


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, University News

Earth Matters NYU hosted the Women and Sustainability Summit on Monday night at the Silver School of Arts and Sciences.

Is Divesting the Key to Sustainability?

Is Divesting the Key to Sustainability?

By Natasha Roy, Deputy News Editor

October 5, 2016


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

NYU claims to be environmentally friendly, but student groups don't think the university can be sustainable without divesting from fossil fuels.

Exploring NYU’s Seafood Practices

Exploring NYU’s Seafood Practices

By Anna Chen, Contributing Writer

September 19, 2016


Filed under Dining, Features

Managed by NYU vendor Aramark, Lipton uses sustainable fish farms to source its meals, including the baked Alaskan Pollock fillet cooked with lemon, parsley and thyme it served last Friday. But at what cost do we get these fish?

Transparency Essential in Fight Against Food Waste

By Jennifer Kim, Contributing Writer

March 8, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Even though there’s a lot of issues when it comes to putting leftover food to good use, NYU should still be considering ways to reduce and prevent food waste.

NYU sustainability efforts improving

NYU sustainability efforts improving

By Ludovica Grieco, Staff Writer

December 7, 2015


Filed under News, University News

NYU's Office of Sustainability has initiated a number of programs designed to reduce environmental mismanagement.