Author: Sophia Schmidt, Staff Writer

Bill McKibben criticizes College’s approach to climate change in address

On Thursday, famed climate change writer and activist Bill McKibben spoke as part of the College’s Confronting Climate Change initiative. McKibben began his talk by establishing the “pace and scale”…

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Divest Williams stages wedding of College, fossil fuel industry

On Friday, Divest Williams staged a mock wedding between the College and the fossil fuels industry to protest the College's investment in that industry and call for divestment from it.…

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Ephs promote Berlin wind farm’s promise

The following is the second part of a three-part series on the plan for the College to build a wind farm in Berlin, N.Y. Before Reed Zars ’77 left, he…

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College wind farm efforts proved ill-fated

The following is the first part of a three part series on the failed plan for the College to build a windfarm in Berlin, N.Y. Reed Zars '77 put his…

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Revkin, Gill discuss climate activism

Last Wednesday, award-winning environmental journalist Andrew Revkin and paleoecologist Jacquelyn Gill joined Nick Howe, professor of environmental studies, and Phoebe Cohen, professor of geosciences, in a roundtable discussion about communicating…

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