The Daily Northwestern

Evanston, Northwestern honored by Illinois for sustainability efforts

Michele Corriston, Editor in Chief

October 31, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

Just in time for Northwestern's annual Green Cup competition, the state honored both Evanston and the University on Tuesday for their eco-friendly efforts.  The Illinois Sustainable Technology Center gave the Governor's Sustai...

Evanston competes in STAR sustainability contest

Amy Whyte, Assistant Campus Editor

October 10, 2013

Filed under City, Local

Evanston will soon find out how it stacks up against other communities' sustainability efforts. The city is measuring and collecting data to submit to the Sustainability Tools for Assessing and Rating Communities program. Evanston...

ASG urges Northwestern to divest from fossil fuels in new petition

Ally Mutnick, Assistant Campus Editor

February 7, 2013

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

The Associated Student Government announced a petition Wednesday urging the University to divest endowment funds from the coal industry and other fossil fuels, while encouraging further investment in sustainable green technologies. The...