Bulldog Sustainability takes on waste during The Game

December 1, 2017

The student group sold limited-edition Yale-Harvard Klean Kanteen water bottles as part of a broad initiative to reduce litter at Yale Athletics events.

New England’s calm exterior harbors a hot, dynamic mantle, study says

November 30, 2017

Tectonically speaking, New England is pretty calm. But a region of New Hampshire and Vermont is the exception to the rule, say geologists from Yale and Rutgers.

Data Driven Yale wins award in U.N. Data for Climate Action contest

November 15, 2017

The inaugural prize was awarded for linking climate change to sustainable development goals.

Sustainable café opens in Silliman College

November 13, 2017

The Acorn, Silliman College’s new student-run café, is platinum-level certified through Yale’s green certification process for its sustainable attributes.

Yale Carbon Charge director Casey Pickett on the initiative’s promise

November 13, 2017

Picket discusses the initiative’s aims, including how it can change behavior across campus and the research opportunities it has made possible.

Yale at COP23: On the ground in Bonn

November 13, 2017

Forty members of the Yale community, including faculty, alumni, and students, will attend the 23rd climate change “Conference of the Parties” in Bonn, Germany.

Climate action requires ‘local brilliance,’ Yeampierre tells YESS summit

November 8, 2017

Elizabeth Yeampierre, co-chair of the Climate Justice Alliance, said even well-intentioned environmental groups often fail to engage local leadership.

Former EPA chief McCarthy: ‘We are living in incredibly uncertain times’

November 8, 2017

Gina McCarthy spoke with Yale professor Dan Esty about the power of grassroots efforts to spur environmental progress, among other topics.

Yale named a Gold-Level Bicycle Friendly University

November 8, 2017

The League of American Bicyclists recognized Yale for its "wonderful commitment to safety, health, and sustainability."

Yale Housing pilots furniture adoption program

November 6, 2017

This summer, Yale Housing launched a pilot Spring Salvage program for its residents to reduce the number of items entering the waste stream during moveout.