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SUS Students Doing More Cool Things

Cuba! exhibit has recently opened at the American Museum of Natural History. On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016 SUS 200: Introduction to Sustainability Studies students and their professor Milena Popov browsed through this exhibit exploring extraordinary biodiversity (including many endemic animal

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Green Justice for John Jay: A Project Proposal for the EPA RainWorks Competition

Green Justice for John Jay Project Team: Registration Number M47 Dr. Milena Popov, Faculty Advisor, Sustainability & Environmental Justice Minor, Art & Music Department Charrize Avendano, Fraud Examination and Financial Forensics Kel Blaze, Economics Nadejda Dimitrova, Philosophy Karishma Ramratan, Criminal

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Endangered! – Extended Until March 3

  ENDANGERED! Extended to March 3, 2017   ©Nick Brandt, Ranger with Tusks of Killed Elephant, Amboseli, 2011 Courtesy of the artist and Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York and Zurich   John Jay College – President’s Gallery Haaren Hall, 899 Tenth

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Endangered Species

by Alexnder Schlutz Right by the barricades on the north-east corner of 5th avenue and 57th street, where the unending throng of protesters united in the NYC Women’s march was dispersed by the NYPD, just a few tantalizing blocks short

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John Jay Students Doing Awesome Things – Environmental Justice Radio Shows

Four Environmental Justice Radio Shows Created by Students American marine biologist and conservationist Rachel Carson once said, “The more clearly we can focus our attention on the wonders and realities of the universe, the less taste we shall have for

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Our Climate Now Teach In

COMING SOON   Teach in – Our Climate Now February 9, 2017, 1:40-3:00 pm Haaren Hall, Room 630 EVIDENCE AND IMPACTS OF CLIMATE CHANGE, Dr. Pushker Kharecha, Columbia Earth Institute and NASA GISS LEGAL OPTIONS FOR FIGHTING BACK, Kimberly Ong

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EcoCinema Cafe: 3-day Marathon of Films & Discussions

4th annual EcoCinema Cafe, a 3-day Marathon of Films & Discussions April 24-26, 2017, Morning till Night New Building Student Dining Hall

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Very Cool Exhibitions

A couple of exhibitions at the Cooper Hewitt that are worth checking out for those interested in sustainability issues. One is an exhibit on re-using textiles and the other one considers design options for an America that is facing a

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Art Exhibit at JJC – Endangered

Big Important Event on Campus! Attend!! Opening Event Nov 16 PRESENTATION & OPENING RECEPTION Wednesday, November 16, 2017 4:30-6:30 Battle Zone Rhino Kathi Lynn Austin CITES 2016 Brian Gaisford Room 630, Haaren Hall, John Jay College, 899 10th Avenue/59 Street 6:30-8:30 President’s Gallery

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Book Review: Voices in the Ocean

Review of Voices in the Ocean by Susan Casey Reviewed by Joan Hoffman A steady stream of surprises flows from the absorbing and moving book on dolphins (and Beluga whales), Voices in the Ocean (2015) by Susan Casey. My ignorance

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