Articles: Tags: Sustainability

Allegheny College Among 85 Colleges Showcased in National Wildlife Federation Guide to Green Landscapes

Oct. 8, 2015 — Allegheny College is among 85 colleges showcased in the National Wildlife Federation’s new guide “The Campus Wild: How College and University Green Landscapes Provide Havens for Wildlife and ‘Lands-on’ Experiences for Students.” The guide highlights how colleges and universities are playing a dynamic role in protecting wildlife and restoring habitats in

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Sierra Club Again Counts Allegheny College Among America’s “Coolest Schools”

Aug. 25, 2015 – The Sierra Club, the nation’s largest and most influential grassroots environmental organization, has again listed Allegheny College among the top colleges and universities in the nation for green initiatives, institutions that the Sierra Club calls “America’s coolest schools.” Allegheny jumped dramatically in the rankings this year, from #110 last year to

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Allegheny College Again Featured in the Princeton Review’s “Best 380 Colleges”: Receives Highest Rating on “Green Honor Roll”

Aug. 6, 2015 – Allegheny College is one of the nation’s best institutions for undergraduate education, according to the Princeton Review. The education services company features Allegheny in the 2016 edition of its annual college guide “The Best 380 Colleges.” The Princeton Review also features Allegheny in the guide’s “Colleges That Pay You Back,” “Best

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EPA Recognizes Allegheny College for Largest Green Power Use Among North Coast Athletic Conference Schools

April 27, 2015 — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has recognized Allegheny College as a 2014-2015 Individual Conference Champion of the College & University Green Power Challenge for using more green power than any other school in the North Coast Athletic Conference. Since April 2006, EPA’s Green Power Partnership has tracked and recognized the collegiate

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Allegheny College Featured in “The Princeton Review’s Guide to 353 Green Colleges: 2015 Edition”

April 22, 2015 – Allegheny College is one of the 353 most environmentally responsible colleges in the nation according to the Princeton Review. The education services company features Allegheny once again in the annual edition of its free downloadable book, “The Princeton Review Guide to 353 Green Colleges.” The profiles in the guide provide information

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Creek Connections To Host Its 20th Annual Student Research Symposium at Allegheny College

April 17, 2015 – Creek Connections will host its 20th annual Student Research Symposium at Allegheny College on Friday, April 24 in the college’s Campus Center. Community members are invited to view students’ project displays from 10 a.m. to noon. Creek Connections is an outreach program of Allegheny College that brings hands-on, inquiry-based education about

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