MHC's Environmental Commitment

Students from the Environmental Studies Senior Seminar will exhibit sustainability initiatives at Bikes, Vampires, and the Sun: Investigation of Sustainability Initiatives on the MHC Campus.

December 3, 2008 - 11:30

She won't graduate from Mount Holyoke for another several months, but Beth Lariviere FP '09 already has her first publication listings for her future CV.

November 20, 2008 - 15:00
Award-winning writer and naturalist Terry Tempest Williams spoke at Mount Holyoke about her new book, Finding Beauty in a Broken World, on Tuesday, October 21. Listen to the audio.
October 22, 2008 - 15:56
Students joined MHC's Green Partners to celebrate "Lick It Green," a fall event that exposes students to environmental stewardship departments and activities on campus.
October 9, 2008 - 09:38

Geographer Carolyn Finney delivered a lecture titled "What's Race Got to Do with It?: Climate Change, Privilege, and Consciousness." Listen to the audio.

September 10, 2008 - 16:15
Listen to professor of geology and environmental studies Lauret Savoy discuss "The Future of Environmental Essay" in a podcast in the latest issue of Terrain.org.
May 12, 2008 - 12:00
Sandra Postel, the Leslie and Sarah Miller Director of the Center for the Environment, spoke with ABC 40 about being named one of the world's "greatest minds."
May 2, 2008 - 11:51
Starting in July 2008, paper bills for Mount Holyoke students will be a thing of the past. The College is partnering with CashNet to move paper bills online.
April 24, 2008 - 11:30
The Daily Hampshire Gazette checked in on the progress of the Mount Holyoke's new, green dorm, which will be ready for students in the fall.
April 16, 2008 - 12:06
The work of visiting assistant professor of environmental studies Giovanna Di Chiro and her students in Holyoke is featured in an April 1 article in the Springfield Republican.
April 12, 2008 - 12:00

MHC's Focus the Campus campaign challenges departments and organizations to reduce their environmental footprints. Here are some facts and figures that will help you get started.

April 9, 2008 - 12:00

MHC's Center for the Environment and NOFA/Gardening the Community will host a screening of The Power of Community: How Cuba Survived Peak Oil at 4:30 pm in Hooker Auditorium.

March 31, 2008 - 14:15
Hear Sandra Postel discuss China's modernization and its uses of money, technology, and political power to race against its water problem on radio station Women Matter.
March 3, 2008 - 12:42

Mount Holyoke's Center for the Environment launches a campaign to reduce bottled water consumption on the MHC campus March 3-7.

February 29, 2008 - 16:15
Nuestras Raíces Giovanna Di Chiro and four students are working with Holyoke's Nuestras Raíces organization to help the city manage its environmental issues.
February 28, 2008 - 13:27

Anne Whiston Spirn will give a talk titled "Restoring Mill Creek: Landscape Literacy, Environmental Justice, and City Planning and Design" at 4:15 pm in Dwight Hall, Room 101.

February 18, 2008 - 16:00

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