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Tips for travelers

Mykel Hilliard, Managing Editor

March 2, 2020

During spring break, college students flock to cities and beaches around the world to unwind and relieve stress. Some are putting together their wardrobe, making reservations or searching Google for the perfect selfie spot. However,...

Student challenges to reduce plastic

April 22, 2019

By Beth Delagi Senior Staff Photographer While sitting in class discussing today’s plastic waste epidemic, I raised my hand to brag about how I never use single-use plastics only to look down to see my empty Chobani single-se...

Toms accused of ‘greenwashing’

April 22, 2019

By Shiva Massali Contributing Writer In 2012, Toms, a company that claims it pursues and advocates for sustainability, was criticized for not living up to its own claims of sustainability in its manufacturing process. Read More ...

Adidas turns threat into thread

April 22, 2019

By Malen Blackmon Sports editor Adidas and Parley for the Oceans have been pulling plastic out of the ocean and converting trash into thread, literally. About 8 million metric tons of plastics are dumped into the ocean in a single year, according to earth...

Jerry Bartz observes wildlife

April 22, 2019

By John David Higgs Contributing Writer White light beamed across an empty classroom full of computers and maps. It was early in the morning at Brookhaven College, and a quiet, well-mannered man worked at his desk in his lab adjoining the classroom. Read More...

Electronics are waste

April 22, 2019

By Mykel Hilliard Contributing Writer The Brookhaven College Green Team Coalition made nine e-waste bins in an effort to raise awareness for e-recycling on campus. Used items such as handheld calculators, smartphones, chargers, pagers, power strips and USB cable...

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