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 ITHACA, NY — The BP oil spill. Food security. Greenwashing. Bottled water. Genetically modified crops. Biofuels. Every day, Americans are becoming more and more bombarded with messages — often quite conflicting — about issues surrounding the environment and sustainability. To help young people learn how to sort through those messages, a media literacy program at Ithaca...

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 ITHACA, NY — Some 200 first-year Ithaca College students, along with 60 upper-class team leaders, will be arriving on campus several days ahead of their classmates to participate in one of four Jumpstart Programs: Community Plunge, ECHO (Experiencing Connections by Heading Outdoors), Lead-In, or SCC (Sustainable...

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 ITHACA, NY — With a pull of the trigger, cleaning up at Ithaca College is getting a whole lot more environmentally friendly. Since the start of 2011, the college’s facilities maintenance staff has been terminating germs with the Ionator. The spray bottles use ordinary tap water — given a small electrical charge by an...

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ITHACA, NY — College educators interested in exploring how to design courses and provide learning opportunities incorporating sustainability will be attending the annual Finger Lakes Project Workshop at Ithaca College, May 25–27. The theme of this year’s workshop is “Sustainability as a Transformative Learning Experience.”

“The theme explores the...

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ITHACA, NY — Just in time for the annual celebration of Earth Day, Ithaca College has been named one of the most environmentally responsible colleges in the United States and Canada. The education services company Princeton Review, in partnership with the U.S. Green Building...

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