Tag Archives: environment
Sustain What?

Sustain What?

Eager to go green? The Environmental Consortium’s 10th Annual Conference is coming to Pace PLV on November 8 and 9

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Battle Scars

Battle Scars

On October 23, join Dyson and CHP at a PLV conference examining the consequences of conflict and war on people and the environment.

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Critical Thinking, Critical Issues

Critical Thinking, Critical Issues

Do you believe water pollution is illegal? Cage-free hens are contented animals? Climate change is threatening the United States with more hurricanes? Says who? Based on what? Compared to what? Join the conversation on EarthDesk, Pace Academy’s blog.

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The Get-Back-to-Basics Challenge

Check out how one Pace professor is encouraging students to go without common luxuries to discover how their everyday actions affect the world around them.

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The Force of NaturesPace

Skunk cabbage, woodchuck, duckweed. Do you know your plants and animals growing and roaming around the PLV Campus? Dyson Biology and Health Sciences Professor Josh Schwartz, PhD, is giving you the scoop on NaturesPace, a project he’s working on to help you identify them with a quick scan of a QR code.

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Pace Hearts the Earth: Week 3

Pace Hearts the Earth: Week 3

This week, both campuses go green—peace parks, growing the grassroots, a student who did time for derailing a controversial BLM oil and gas lease auction, and more!

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Laying Down the Law…School Events

Laying Down the Law…School Events

An inside look into the EPA, a lecture on the ineffective delivery of legal services, and a career fair for law school students. A busy week of legal activity for you!

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Give a Big (Green) Thumbs Up

Give a Big (Green) Thumbs Up

Know someone at Pace with a knack for being green? Let it be known! Nominations are now being accepted for the GreenPace Award—recognizing people, departments, organizations, and clubs that are helping to make Pace a greener place.

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Conversation on Conservation: What a Waste

Janis Ian was right when she said to beware of plastics. On December 7, the PLV Campus talks trash and how you can help limit single-use items.

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But It Is Our Business

But It Is Our Business

Pace student Daniel Hollis is one of the activists at the helm of Pace’s campaign for a sustainable environment, navigating the tricky waters of environmental business regulations and practices so we can all live in a better, cleaner, greener world. He is working to make everyone see that the environmental issues the world faces are in fact, our business as well.

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The Birds, the Bees, and the Ball Games

As Earth Month starts to wind down, check out the last set of events featuring birds of prey, honeybee presentations, flower plantings, and more on the PLV Campus.

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A Walk on the Wild Side

A Walk on the Wild Side

When Melissa Grigione was growing up in Scarsdale, NY, she would ride her bike to the Bronx Zoo and watch the animals. Repeat: ride her bike 20 miles to the zoo! There, Grigione discovered her true calling–protecting the environment and wildlife all over the world. Learn more about her research…

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PLV’s Buzzing with Activity

We may be halfway through Earth Month, but the fun is just getting started. This week, the PLV Campus gets wild animals, the Rio+20 challenge, a solar classroom, bee presentations, free food, and more!

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Earth Month Continues!

Earth Month is heating up all over the PLV Campus. This week, Don’t Frack With Our Water, an e-waste fundraiser, what overpopulation means for the environment, and much more!

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Environmental Crusaders

There are quite a few people at Pace who are leading the fight for what they believe in. Angelo Spillo and Michelle Rodriguez are some of the crusaders for our environment. Want to know what Pace thinks of our earth and how to save it? Spillo and Rodriguez are looking for the answer. >>Read More

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Join Your “PIERS” to Talk Green!

Join Your “PIERS” to Talk Green!

Do you have an interest in the environment? What about how we interact with nature and the effects on it? Or maybe you’re interested in sustainable living? Right before Earth Month, Pace is hosting the PIERS Student Conference on the NYC Campus on March 23, featuring presentations on everything from sustainable shrimp farming to hydraulic fracturing.

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Recycle a Paper and Get Paid?

Are you writing a paper on the environment or environmentalism? “Recycle” it at the 2012 PIERS Conference and you could win $200! See? It IS that easy being green.

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Rolling, Researching, and Reading on the River

Rolling, Researching, and Reading on the River

As registration opens up for Spring 2012, we invite you to Think Blue, with the Pace Academy for Applied Environmental Studies’ interdisciplinary three-credit elective that will have you knee deep in the historic Hudson River.

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Hard Choices in Hard Times

The new PLV Lecture Series kicks off with a provocative, behind-the-scenes look at environmental decision-making in a faltering global economy on October 18 on the PLV Campus.

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It IS Easy Being Green

It IS Easy Being Green

From the Pace Academy for Applied Environmental Studies to our Environmental Center to students taking on Big Coal to our celebration of Earth Day every day, you don’t even need to walk off-campus to feel like you’re making a difference in the world.

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Students for a Smarter Planet

We have the intelligence. Now we need to get started…on smarter energy, smarter banking, smarter health care, smarter cities, and ultimately a smarter planet. On November 18, find out how you can help build it with IBM and with Pace.

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Welcome to the Good Life

Welcome to the Good Life

Is your future so bright you have to wear shades? Would you like it to be? On November 5, kick off the first day for the rest of your Good Life with the PIERS Environmental Conference on imagining alternative futures.

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Environmental Problem Solving

Advocacy, meet Technological Innovation. Now can you two quit the frenemying and work together to save our world? Thanks.

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Give A Big (Green) Thumbs Up

Know someone with a knack for being green? Nominations are now being accepted for the GreenPace Awards—recognizing people, departments, organizations, and clubs that are helping to make Pace a greener place.

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Packing a Solar Punch

Attention Law School students: The Environmental Law Society (ELS) wants to celebrate fall with a garden party, featuring food and live music, with a little helping of solar punch!

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