The Daily Northwestern

Three Divvy bike stations to open on campus this spring

Hangda Zhang, Reporter

January 20, 2016

Starting this spring, Northwestern students will be able to rent bikes from three Divvy stations on campus. Rob Whittier, director of the Office of Sustainability, said based on the interest of students, faculty and staff sur...

Northwestern adds four ‘green’ vehicles to fleet

Kelli Nguyen, Reporter

November 18, 2015

To reduce Northwestern’s carbon footprint, the University has added four Polaris Global Electric Motorcars to its motor fleet. The electric vehicles, currently in use by Facilities Management, are part of a sustainNU initiative...

Dance Marathon 2013 goes back to its roots, promotes sustainability

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

March 8, 2013

In 1975, a group of Alpha Tau Omega fraternity brothers decided to organize a dance marathon on Northwestern’s campus for the first time. Creating fliers on typewriters and actively promoting the event on campus, the brothers...