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ITHACA, NY — Students at Ithaca College who run a program that produces maple syrup will explore ways to reduce the energy used in the production process, thanks to a $30,000 grant from the Dominion Foundation. The grant will help provide an experiential learning opportunity for the...

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ITHACA, NY—Local educators interested in sustainability are invited to attend the annual Finger Lakes Project Workshop May 23–24 at Ithaca College, which this year will explore the notion of “silent sustainability” — the ways that sustainable behavior is invisibly embedded in the educational goals...

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 ITHACA, NY — Dr. Helen Caldicott, considered one of the most articulate and passionate advocates of citizen action on nuclear and environmental issues, will give a free public talk at Ithaca College on Tuesday, Oct. 11. Her presentation — “Lessons from Fukushima: What Role Should Nuclear Energy and Natural Gas Extraction Play...

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 ITHACA, NY — The Heinz Family Foundation has named scientist and author Sandra Steingraber as one of 10 recipients of the Heinz Award, given for significant achievements benefitting the environment. A Distinguished Scholar in Residence in the Ithaca College School of Humanities and Sciences, Steingraber...

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