Green Blog

Students desire greater action for change

This year, parents, educators and students alike are restless with a desire for activism. With so many issues plaguing the country and world, finding a…

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Green Corner: Green film starts climate science conversation

Going to the movies during the school year is always a thrill, and now you can watch one on campus. This month’s Green Film is…

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Green Corner: Eco trip opens eyes to a littered environment

Last weekend, a team of Rider students traveled  alongside the Office of Sustainability’s Eco Reps to John A. Roebling Park in Hamilton to participate in…

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Green Corner: Working together to lessen fossil fuel usage

During the 2015-16 academic year, Rider’s commuters likely traveled a total of about 9,680,400 miles going from home to campus and back again. Based on…

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Green Corner: Warmer weather brings more ocean pollution

March came in like a lion and may go out like one, if the weather forecast is correct. Spring is right around the corner —…

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Green Corner: Think about giving up more than just chocolate

Lent is a Christian observance that lasts 40 days between Ash Wednesday and Holy Saturday. It is a time of repentance, fasting and preparation for…

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Green Corner: Lights, camera and sustainability in the theater

Most people attending Rider know of its top- notch musical theater department. With the lights, special effects, props and costume changes, sustainability is usually the…

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Green Corner: Being aware of where you throw your recyclables

Next to every trash can across campus, you will find a separate bin for recycling and in every trash room, different receptacles for various materials.…

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Green Corner: Thrift shopping helps your wallet and the environment

With the holidays coming and going, everyone’s closets are restocked with new additions gifted from family and friends, but does anyone think about the environmental…

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Green Corner: The Road Less Traveled

Winter break is always a joyous time for college students with the stress of schoolwork alleviated, promises of fun times with family and friends and…

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Green Corner: Stop ignoring climate change, as it all connects

As college students, we wake up every day and go about our business as if the events of that day are a given. We know…

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