Conference on Conservation at Miami

Tomorrow, April 10, Miami University will welcome Thayne Maynard, the director of the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden, and John Kamanga Ole Ntetiyian, a Kenyan activist for a discussion on the relationship between conservation and houses. Miami’s Humanities Center is putting on this event as part of the Altman Program Spring Conference. The conference’s theme … More Conference on Conservation at Miami

Green Transportation ‘On the Move’ at the Oxford Kinetics Festival

Everyday students, faculty and employees of Miami have to transport themselves across campus and often across town to run errands, go to class, buy groceries and even just to meet friends or family. Much like the familiar routes we travel daily, our forms of transportation have become routine: we walk, bike or drive a car. … More Green Transportation ‘On the Move’ at the Oxford Kinetics Festival

Oxford’s Interfaith Climate Change Work Group

Are you interested in green issues?  Do you like to socialize with other environmentally conscious people?  Do you feel comfortable discussing your religion?  If you answered yes to any of these three questions, then the Oxford Interfaith Climate Change Work Group, or the ICCWG could be the perfect fit for you! The ICCWG is a … More Oxford’s Interfaith Climate Change Work Group

Oxford’s Green Screen: Now Showing Last Call at the Oasis

This Wednesday, Mar. 27, the Miami student organization Green Oxford will be showing their bi-weekly Green Screen, with this week’s feature being the groundbreaking documentary film Last Call at the Oasis.  Directed by Jessica Yu, and with main narration given by the renowned environmental lawyer and activist Erin Brockovich, Last Call at the Oasis draws … More Oxford’s Green Screen: Now Showing Last Call at the Oasis

Balancing the travel equation: How the miles really add up

Now that Spring Break has come to an end and everyone has returned from the beaches, it often becomes painfully apparent how much ground you had to cover for that week of vacation. The miles and hours add up to taking quite a toll on your body, mind and wallet. (Although let’s be honest, the … More Balancing the travel equation: How the miles really add up