The Daily Northwestern

Fossil Free NU holds teach-in on climate justice

Allyson Chiu, Reporter

November 5, 2015

Members of Fossil Free NU, formerly DivestNU, held a teach-in on Thursday to inform Northwestern students about climate justice and the effect of climate change on marginalized communities. The organization chose climate justice...

NU joins in National Day of Action on climate change

Darby Hopper and Rachel Frazin

October 4, 2015

Environmentalist Wendy Abrams (Kellogg ‘90) started the national organization “Know Tomorrow” with the hope of bringing millennials into the conversation about climate change. Today, Know Tomorrow is a nonprofit campaign...

McCormick professor studies climate tipping points

Emily Chin, Assistant Campus Editor

February 5, 2015

McCormick Prof. Mary Silber is using math to determine whether it's possible to find tipping points at which Earth's climate will be on the edge of abrupt transitions. A tipping point is a threshold that creates an irrev...