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March 29, 2011
NYU Local: NYU Students Build Coalition Against Fracking

March 8, 2011
NYU Local: Guide To Majors At NYU: Environmental Studies

March 2, 2011
WSN: Oxfam NYU joins local voices in anti-fracking rally

February 16, 2011
WSN: Professor outlines manifesto for environmental thought

February 15, 2011
NYU Local: Want To Save The World? NYU Will Give You $10K With The Dalai Lama Fellowship

February 13, 2011
WSN: NYU earns gold 'STAR' for sustainability

February 8, 2011
WSN: Green House turns trash room into garden

February 4, 2011
NYU Local: Jane Goodall To Deliver Keynote At NYU Science Education Expo Monday

February 3, 2011
NYU Local: NYU’s Green House Converts Trash Room To Indoor Garden

February 1, 2011
Chronicle: Colleges Make Their Debut in New Green-Rating System

January 28, 2011
WSN: Gallatin eco-grub features local producers

January 14, 2011
WEPA: A Green Way to Stash our Trash at Wagner

December 8, 2010
NYU Poly: Biodegradable plastic from yeast and oil

November 11, 2010
NYU: Two Students Bring Sustainability To NYU Abroad Sites

November 5, 2010
NYU: History’s Appuhn Wins Prize for Book on Renaissance Venice’s Sustainability Efforts

November 4, 2010
NYU Local: Go Greek, Go Green: Sustainability Is In The Stars Green Gala

November 3, 2010
NYU Local: Be A Good Person, Conserve Energy and Win Prizes in NYUnplugged Competition

April 14, 2010
Villager: University is working hard to CAP carbon emissions

October 7, 2010
WSN: Cogeneration Plant to help reduce greenhouse gas emissions

February 17, 2010
ecouterre: When Life Hands You Expired Condoms, Make a Dress!

February 11, 2010
DNAinfo: NYU Campus Security Ditches Three-Wheelers for Smart Cars

February 10, 2010
nyupoly: NYU-Poly Fulbright Scholar to Study and Lecture on the Psychology of Sustainable Design

January 26, 2010
NWF: Schools Raise Staff's Energy IQ

January 21, 2010
ecouterre: NYC EVENT: NYU Gallatin Eco-Fashion Week

January 12, 2010
Village Voice: City Universities Are Part of Bloomberg's Green Jobs Vision

November 10, 2009
NY Times: A Cheap Nest for Fledgling Firms

October 7, 2009
BBC: New Yorkers Text Hi-Tech Beavers

September 21, 2009
AASHE: AASHE Campus and Student Sustainability Award Winners Announced

September 2, 2009
NY Times: Restoring Manhattan as It Once Was

July 28, 2009
NWF ClimateEDU: Town & Country: A Tale of Two Cultures

June 30-TSP: On the Record with Jeremy Friedman

April 28, 2009
Food Systems Network NYC: AUrban Agriculture Takes Root on NYC Campuses

April 28, 2009
The Villager: At New York University, green is the new violet

April 28, 2009
The Villager: Editorial: Toward a greener city, and world

April 27, 2009
Slow Food USA: College Students Learn Where Their Food Comes From (and Goes To)

April 22, 2009
College News: Earth Day: past, present and future, and how to celebrate the date in 2009

January 7, 2009
The National: Two-wheel plan touted for capital campus

December 3, 2008
The Independent: Who let the robot dogs out?

November 24, 2008
Epoch Times: NYU’s Bike Share Program Finally in Gear

November 8, 2008
NYPost: NYU Gets Bike 'Share' in Gear

November 7, 2008
NBC New York: NYU Bike Share Program Gets in Gear

November 6, 2008
AMNY: New bike share program coming to NYU

September 17, 2008
The Villager: Swiss Solartaxi Generates some Heat at NYU Stop

August 11, 2008
New York Times: Prescriptions for Health, the Environmental Kind

July 24, 2008
USA Today: More College Cafeterias Dump Food Trays

May 18, 2008
New York Times: At NYU, A Reason For Students to Feel Good About All That Trash

May 5, 2008
Forbes Magazine: America's Greenest Colleges

April 21, 2008
WNYC Brian Lehrer Show: Hyperbolic Coral Reef Project

March 26, 2008
Washington Post: No Trash Talking at this Museum to the Clean Team

March 4, 2008
NY Times: Want to Save a Coral Reef? Bring Along Your Crochet Hook

December 20, 2007
CNN.com: NYU going green

November 5, 2007
Worldchanging: NYU Begins to Bloom

September 8, 2007
ABC TV News: Turning Eyesores into Pedal Power

August 21, 2007
NY Times: Giving Abandoned Bikes New Life So Students Can Ride

June 21, 2007
NY Times: Not Buying It

June 14, 2007
AASHE Newsletter: NYU Sustainability Task Force Annual Report

April 18, 2007
Webwire.com Ivy League Takes Top Spot in Green Power Purchasing

October 10, 2006
RenewableEnergyAccess.com: NYU Makes Largest Wind Power REC Purchase by a University

October 9, 2006
SustainaBlog: NYU Makes Huge Purchase of Wind Power

October 6, 2006
Treehugger: New York University buys 118,000,000 kWh of wind power!

NYU PRESS

February 18, 2010
: Becoming more efficient: turning fry oil into biodiesel fuel

February 16, 2010
: Sen. Gillibrand supports massive solar energy bill

February 8, 2010
: Start-up aims to construct with waste

February 3, 2010
: Senior shoots eco-friendly looks

January 31, 2010
: A passion for science on film

January 28, 2010
Gallatin students parade eco-friendly fashions

January 28, 2010
: City to install turbines with NYU-Poly's help

January 28, 2010
: New study on dirty fuel raises health concerns

January 27, 2010
: Not your grandma's yarn

January 25, 2010
: NYU-Poly rents out top floor to green projects

December 7, 2009
: Energy cuts to save thousands over break

December 7, 2009
: Stern Cares Hosts Environmental Entrepreneurship Panel, Justifies Think Coffee’s Prices

December 4, 2009
: NYU dining halls to expand sustainability initiatives

December 1, 2009
: History of NYC Activist Group Time’s Up! Archived at Bobst

October 23, 2009
: Students Tend to Recycle Incorrectly, Facility Says

October 14, 2009
: Green Report Card Gives NYU B in Overall Sustainability, D in Transparency

October 14, 2009
: Kennedy should inspire green students

October 13, 2009
: NYU Walks Forward in the 21st Century

October 6, 2009
: Gardening in Wash. Sq. Park

October 6, 2009
: Hayden dining hall recognized

September 29, 2009
: Digital texts are cost-effective, green

September 17, 2009
Sierra Club names NYU among top 20 greenest colleges

September 15, 2009
NYU printing decision painful, but correct

September 14, 2009
: Bus routes modified without notification

September 10, 2009
: Changes eliminate free, 24-hr. printing

September 10, 2009
Dining's bottled water ban a small step for sustainability

April 29, 2009
: “New York Times” Reports on Sustainable Trayless Dining …But Fails to Mention NYU!

April 29, 2009
: Keeping It Green at NYU

April 24, 2009
Bottled water consumption’s Second Life

April 23, 2009
Bare and clean for the sake of green

April 21, 2009
Students celebrate Earth Week at NYU

April 19, 2009
NYU students grow veggies in the Village

April 18, 2009
Where does your recycling go?

April 5, 2009
Going for Green

March 30, 2009
NYU Sustainability Task Force Releases University-Wide Environmental Assessment Report

March 30
Latest green initiative: wireless water meters

March 26, 2009
Amid our current crisis, let's not forget others

March 25, 2009
Earth Hour promotes energy conservation

October 19, 2008
Study: Sea, not air, melting glaciers

October 16, 2008
Going Green Needs Student Support

October 16, 2008
Third North Ditches Trays for Sustainability

October 7, 2008
New Bike Program a Good Step Toward Greener Commute

October 1, 2008
Purple & Green: Sustainability at the Law School

September 30, 2008
Time to Rethink how We Reform

September 18, 2008
City Wants Wind Turbines on Buildings

September 15, 2008
Here Comes the Sun Powered Car

September 2, 2008
New Energy Plant Increases Power, Decreases Pollution

August 25, 2008
The Official New York University Dictionary

May 13, 2008
Freeganism is Noble but not Sustainable

April 30, 2008
How to Never Pay for Anything

April 30, 2008
Partisanship Won't Cure Mother Nature's Sickness

April 25, 2008
NYU ITS Connect: The Green Issue

April 23, 2008
On Earth Day, Eat, Greet but no Meat

April 22, 2008
Happy Earth Day NYU: Good Job Going Green

April 21, 2008
Focus on a Greener NYU

April 21, 2008
Going Green is Just a Trend, not a Solution

April 17, 2008
Pressing for Laws to Make Biking Safer

April 14, 2008
Ted Turner Gives NYU Greening Tips

April 7, 2008
NYU Students Get Naked for Earth

April 2, 2008
Congestion Pricing is in NYU's Interest

March 26, 2008
Temp. sensors in dorms could save money, energy

March 26, 2008
Companies may be forced to recycle electronics

March 11, 2008
SUSTAINABILITY | Dorms duke it out, save energy

February 14, 2008
ONLINE EXCLUSIVE | NYU moves to be greener

February 4, 2008
ONLINE EXCLUSIVE | NYU home to largest teach-in ever in U.S.

January 1, 2008
NYU now taking apps for Green Grants

December 6, 2007
NYU may soon use cage-free eggs more

December 5, 2007
Facebook app links carpoolers more

December 4, 2007
Institute sets stage for NYUAD more

December 4, 2007
Handmade gifts from Peru support fair trade more

November 29, 2007
NYU Abu Dhabi to be on ritzy island hotspot more

November 15, 2007
NYU buys more wind power credit

November 12, 2007
NYU nominated Most Vegetarian-Friendly by PETA

November 11, 2007
Students: Dining's new to-go boxes leak

November 7, 2007
Week focuses on low-impact living

November 6, 2007
Broken washer hurts green efforts

November 6, 2007
NYU saves energy, money

November 1, 2007
Letter: NYU policies run contrary to norms in Abu Dhabi, UAE

October 25, 2007
Prof. puts solar panels on NYU roof

October 23, 2007
NYU gets leadership award from EPA for greening

October 22, 2007
New options for studying environment, ethics

October 11, 2007
NYU's full-time environmentalist

October 11, 2007
Fifteen grants awarded for green projects

October 10, 2007
City begins bike safety buffers

October 9, 2007
Senate talks funds, greening

September 20, 2007
Hayden is good, but start greening

September 17, 2007
Giving up plastic for planet Earth

September 13, 2007
New Hayden a solid choice for dining

September 5, 2007
Cogen Promises Broken, Villagers say

May 07, 2007
Jeremy Friedman profile in Brownstone Magazine

April 24, 2007
Earth Week Helps Students 'go green'

February 15, 2007
Java City changes menu to fair-trade organics

February 8, 2007
Wind power's great but it's not enough

February 7, 2007
NYU groups fight climate change

February 7, 2007
EPA: NYU cleanest university

January 31, 2007
NYU gets C in sustainability

October 12, 2006
Oxfam NYU calls for fair trade coffee

October 10, 2006
Group of students, staff encourage green choices

October 10, 2006
University strives for greener campus

October 6, 2006
Going green: NYU buys wind energy

September 19, 2006
Gore speaks on global warming

September 9, 2006
NYU proactive in saving energy in crisis

December 8, 2004
NYU can lead on energy

April 27, 2004
Petition: Expand NYU recycling

February 9, 2004
Recycling program survives, despite doubts and apathy