Opinion: The U.S. Has Rejoined the Paris Climate Agreement

By: Annalise Chapdelaine As of last Friday, Feb. 19, 2021, the United States has rejoined the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement. Here’s what that is and what it means for the environment.  On Dec. 12, 2015, 196 countries agreed to sign the Paris Climate Agreement to monitor and combat climate change. Signatories agreed to work towards … More Opinion: The U.S. Has Rejoined the Paris Climate Agreement

5 Eco-Friendly YouTubers You Should Be Watching

By: Annalise Chapdelaine Youtube has millions of videos on sustainability, so it can be hard to narrow down which ones are worth subscribing to. Here is a list of some popular eco-friendly YouTubers who make videos on everything from shopping tips to low-waste travel. Many of them have blogs and Instagram accounts in addition to … More 5 Eco-Friendly YouTubers You Should Be Watching

Plastic Pollution and Recovery

By: Brandi Young Plastic is a synthetic or a semi-synthetic organic compound created from petrochemicals, chemicals produced from petroleum or natural gas, that can be molded into various shapes and products. Recently there has been some push back on the use of plastics, more specifically single-use plastics. The term “single-use plastics” refers to products that … More Plastic Pollution and Recovery

Opinion: President-Elect Biden’s Climate Reform Plan

By: Mackenzie Lotz President-elect Joe Biden has already declared his climate reform plans just days after it was reported he won the 2020 presidential election on Saturday Nov. 7. Climate was on the ballot this election cycle, but a lot of the candidates’ plans were fairly vague. Biden has now released his concrete plan on … More Opinion: President-Elect Biden’s Climate Reform Plan

What a COVID Christmas Might Look Like- and What It Could Do To the Environment

By: Lindsay Cook It’s the most wonderful time of the year, but in 2020, that almost seems impossible. Still, either out of habit or hope, many people have already begun buying gifts for the coming holiday season. But in the midst of this unprecedented historical moment, we should ask ourselves: what exactly will the season … More What a COVID Christmas Might Look Like- and What It Could Do To the Environment

Opinion: So… What’s up With the Future of Climate Change?

By: Mackenzie Lotz In this ever-changing world, new things become more relevant to us every day. One thing that has constantly been relevant, and will continue to be relevant, is climate change. Although this is a tricky topic to discuss, it’s one that needs to be discussed. According to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, … More Opinion: So… What’s up With the Future of Climate Change?