Wed, Oct 28, 2015, 9:44pm
Three student-led sustainability projects looking to lower scientists’ energy consumption, introduce better recycling practices, and build water bottle filling stations won awards between $5,000 and $10,000 through the Green Fund this year.
Sun, Oct 5, 2014, 11:55pm
As the city begins work on its plan to increase the energy efficiency of its public buildings, West Harlem tenants’ rights workers say the new environmental initiative should not ignore existing quality of life issues.
Wed, Apr 23, 2014, 2:24am
BCD planned a series of talks and activities throughout the day and encouraged professors to hold classes outside with the goal of transforming Columbia into an “Earth university” for Earth Day.
Tue, Apr 22, 2014, 2:08am
Water conservation, turning Bacchanal green, and reducing coffee cup waste are the three projects that the first-ever Green Fund recipients will take on next year.
Sun, Apr 20, 2014, 11:13pm
The upcoming Earth Day highlights the University's weak attempts at improving sustainability.
Sun, Apr 13, 2014, 10:14pm
River Hall, which reduced its electricity usage by 17.1 percent over the past two weeks, won this year’s challenge, while Furnald Hall increased its energy consumption by 16.9 percent—the worst result among the 14 participating Columbia dorms.
Thu, Apr 3, 2014, 1:22pm
In case you want a quick summary of what's in this week's Eye magazine, we've got you covered. Starting this week, we're reinstating the Eye Drop. Read on to get a flavor of this week's arts and features highlights.
Thu, Apr 3, 2014, 4:13am
Sammy Roth investigates Columbia’s sustainability efforts and examines how we measure up to other universities.
Thu, Mar 27, 2014, 2:24am
A team of Columbia graduate students designed a winning case solution in the Department of Energy’s third annual Better Buildings Case Challenge last week.
Tue, Mar 4, 2014, 1:45am
The Engineering Student Council passed an initiative Monday night to make research labs more environmentally conscious.