Thanksgiving is almost here, which means the trees around Miami are losing their leaves faster than we can say Turkey time! Before winter’s chill settles in and snow blankets the landscape, let’s look back at some of the vibrant fall colors that painted our beautiful campus this autumn. All photos and captions by Gia Mariani.
By: Shannon Reilly Social media apps often encourage fast fashion by speeding up trend cycles, with new must-haves popping up as fast as a video or post can go viral. I personally cannot count the number of times I have shopped for something completely unnecessary just because I saw it on my feed. But some … More Capsule Wardrobe Trend
By: Sydney Rushing Copenhangen, Denmark has long been my dream city to visit, live in, and experience. This will not come as a surprise to my closest friends; in fact, it may be met with an eye roll because I talk about the subject so frequently. But who could blame me? How could I not … More The Danish Example: Social, Economic and Environmental Sustainability
By: Caroline Roethlisberger With Earth Day quickly approaching, I thought I would remind myself why my sustainability efforts matter. I decided to start Netflix’s new documentary series, “Our Planet”, sponsored by the World Wide Fund for Nature. The first season consists of eight episodes highlighting various ecosystems and wildlife communities in their natural habitats. It began … More “Our Planet” comes out in time for Earth Day
By: Caroline Roethlisberger It’s taken a few weeks, but I think I can say I’ve finally gotten back into the groove of school life after J-term. My weeks are busy with meetings and classes, and my weekends are booked with study time and preparation for my week. I have, however, had a few moments to breathe, … More Caroline’s Column: a “Sustainable” Move Night
By: Allison Forsythe Are you tired of only hearing about doom and gloom when it comes to the environment? It can get to be a little overwhelming at times. I take a lot of environmental classes, and although informative about current problems and potential solutions, it does seem like there is no hope to the never-ending … More Finally, Some Good News
By: Archer K Hill II Although not quite a ‘blue wave’, the U.S. midterm elections, which took place on Nov. 6, were a watershed moment for American politics. Many media outlets and political think tanks called it “the most important Midterm election ever.” And for the level of political scaremongering and campaign spending seen over … More What the 2018 U.S. midterm elections mean for environmental policy and climate change
By: Nicholas Daman, Christine Morgan, and Mady Parks Hang your clothes outside to dry. Bring wind power right to your backyard. It is summer, after all, so just sit back, relax, and let your clothes enjoy the sun too! Plant a garden of herbs. Dive into some new hobbies this summer, and start gardening. To … More Green Tips for the Summer
In celebration of Earth Day this Saturday, Apr. 22, Miami University student groups, academic departments will be hosting several events this week focusing on the environment and sustainability. Be sure to check them out! Wednesday, Apr. 19, from 6-8 p.m. in Shideler 152, Green Oxford is hosting a showing of the movie “SEED: The Untold … More Earth Week 2017 at Miami University
By: Keely Dunham Living a sustainable and healthy life can be difficult when it comes to living in the dorms on campus. However, with some creativity, it isn’t as difficult as you think. Here are some simple ideas to be greener in your dorm! 1.Turn off the bathroom lightsEven though most of the lights in the … More 10 Easy Ways to Be Green in Your Dorm!