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NYU Needs to Take Back the Tap

NYU Needs to Take Back the Tap

By Josi Riederer von Paar, Contributing Writer

April 12, 2018


Filed under Environment, Opinion, University Life

NYU needs to take back the tap by banning all sales of plastic water bottles on campus.

How Can NYU Students Make An Impact?

How Can NYU Students Make An Impact?

By Natasha Roy, News Editor

April 17, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

A rundown of all the ways that students at NYU can get involved with environmental activism.

App Helps Map Water Bottle Refill Stations

App Helps Map Water Bottle Refill Stations

By Lavanya Shukla, Contributing Writer

September 12, 2016


Filed under Features

The cost of bottled water adds up. The student-designed Reefill app is a cheaper, environmentally-friendly alternative.

Students go green for Earth Day

Students go green for Earth Day

By Claire Scimeca, Staff Writer

April 23, 2014


Filed under News

The 16th annual Earth Day Street Fair featured the largest number of student organizations in the fair’s history, all while producing zero waste. President of EarthMatters and master’s student David Krantz said everything from the fair, held on LaGuardia Place between Bobst Library and the K...