The Observer

Much Ado About Something: An Offender’s Guide for Sustainable Egoism

Much Ado About Something: An Offender’s Guide for Sustainable Egoism

April 30, 2019

Environmentalism is often associated with tree-hugging frivolities and an ignorance of a business’s “bottom lines.”  However, without further regulation and a motivation to perform the tasks outlined above, we will undoubtedly face the consequences of environmental degradation.

Dear 2020 Presidential Candidates, We Have to Talk About the Planet

Dear 2020 Presidential Candidates, We Have to Talk About the Planet

April 30, 2019

Climate change is the only issue that should matter in the 2020 election. And, though science is not politics, we have allowed our politics to come before science. This must stop.

Earth Day Celebrations Highlight Environmental Activism At Fordham

Earth Day Celebrations Highlight Environmental Activism At Fordham

April 22, 2019

“Sustainability is one of our number one concerns and Fordham takes it very seriously,” said Gerardo Galiano, assistant director of facilities operations.

At Fordham, Sustaining a Green Climate

At Fordham, Sustaining a Green Climate

May 11, 2018

On the small plot of grass that occupies the space on the plaza level between McMahon Hall and the fe...

People’s Climate March: A Short Journey for an Enduring Cause

September 21, 2014

  By ALANNA KILKEARY Contributing Writer Published: September 21, 2014 “Hey Obama, we don’t want no climate drama” was the chant that echoed through the Upper West Side early Sunday afternoon. Armed with colorful posters, men and women of all ages made their way from 86th Street by the National History Museum all the...

Europe’s New Environmental Proposal Signals Dangerous Trend

Europe’s New Environmental Proposal Signals Dangerous Trend

February 10, 2014

By MARINA RECIO Asst. Opinions Editor Published: February 10, 2014 The environmentally friendly European Union (EU) surprised many when it unveiled ...

Focus Should be on Preparing for Environmental Changes Rather Than Cutting Emissions

Focus Should be on Preparing for Environmental Changes Rather Than Cutting Emissions

October 3, 2013

  By DYLAN REILLY Contributing Writer Published: October 3, 2013 When it comes to climate change, I cannot help but feel a certain sense of pessimism. Environmentalist eschatology tells ...