Category: News

The truth about biodegradable plastics

The truth about biodegradable plastics

Campus News- November 18, 2019

What does it mean for something to be “biodegradable?”

Electric cars part of a solution for a cleaner electric grid

Electric cars part of a solution for a cleaner electric grid

Campus News- November 17, 2019

The science of electric cars are a potential saving grace to cut out greenhouse gas emissions.

What really happens to the recycling on campus?

What really happens to the recycling on campus?

Campus News- November 17, 2019

Recently students have raised concerns regarding how efficient the recycling system on campus really is.

Jerry Clifton speaks on renewable energy, cars, air pollution

Jerry Clifton speaks on renewable energy, cars, air pollution

Local News- November 17, 2019

Nearly eight months after winning Newark’s mayoral election and discussing his goals toward sustainability for the city.

“Shrink the change:” A conversation with former US Ambassador to the UN Samantha Power

“Shrink the change:” A conversation with former US Ambassador to the UN Samantha Power

Campus News- November 17, 2019

At the event on Wednesday, Power sat down with Valerie Biden Owens to discuss Power’s life, career and her new New York Times bestselling book, ...

Community and sustainability in eating local

Community and sustainability in eating local

Campus News- November 17, 2019

At first glance, it may not be evident that organic, local produce is being grown right in the heart of Newark.

The fake meat fad: What it is and where to find it

The fake meat fad: What it is and where to find it

Local News- November 17, 2019

Plant-based meat substitutes pose a remedy to the growing concern over the increasing amounts of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere.

“Fed up with the dump:” The issue of food waste on campus

“Fed up with the dump:” The issue of food waste on campus

Campus News- November 17, 2019

College campuses all across the nation face the issue of food waste, and the University of Delaware is no exception.

Delaware’s legislative baby steps towards a renewable future

Delaware’s legislative baby steps towards a renewable future

Delaware News- November 17, 2019

One of the State of Delaware’s major steps toward creating a better environment was passing the Renewable Energy Portfolio Standards Act in 2005.

Philosophers debate: Do nations have a right to exclude immigrants?

Philosophers debate: Do nations have a right to exclude immigrants?

Campus News- November 12, 2019

The Class of 1955 Ethics Endowment Fund and the Department of Philosophy presented “Debating Immigration: Do Nations Have a Right to Exclude Immigrants?”