Is it Going to be Paper or Plastic (Straws)? (Opinion)

Recently, the “save the sea turtle” movement has changed Starbucks stores around the nation. Starbucks has stopped providing customers with plastic straws in their cold drinks. Michigan State University has followed in their footsteps, getting rid of plastic straws in Sparty’s convenience stores around campus and replacing them with paper ones. Attention was brought to […]

PowerShift Conference a Success

Students from across Michigan convened at the state’s capital for PowerShift, a three-day environmental summit promoting green technology and clean, alternative energy sources. Events included workshops, musical performances, and keynote speakers, such as Jerome Ringo and Jessy Tolkan. The conference culminated with a rally on the steps of the Capitol – with students holding signs […]