January 2023 News

A photo of 9-year-old Bobbi Wilson holding a case containing her spotted lanternfly collection
January 27, 2023
Nine-year-old Bobbi Wilson was working to eradicate the invasive spotted lanternfly from her New Jersey neighborhood.
A photo illustration showing two members of the Bulldog Sustainability team wearing protective suits for a "waste audit"
January 24, 2023
The student athletes that form Bulldog Sustainability are working to make Yale Athletics greener—even picking through game-day trash to collect data and educate fans.
A photo illustration of Amber Garrard and with Yale's campus as background
January 23, 2023
A well-regarded sustainability leader at Yale, Garrard succceeds Ginger Chapman, who retired in December.
January 19, 2023
More than 80 percent of Yale’s construction and demolition waste from large projects is reused or recycled—a sustainability success story.
Photograph of a hurricane battering a coastal city
January 19, 2023
One in 10 nursing homes in U.S. coastal regions is at risk of exposure to severe hurricane-related flooding—putting residents at greater risk of injury or death.
A chart depicting data on younger Americans' attitudes about global warming
January 19, 2023
New data from the Yale Program on Climate Change Communication shows worry highest among Americans ages 18-34.
An illustration of recyclable items going into a recycling bin
January 18, 2023
Yale recycling experts Jim Reid and Lindsay Crum respond to common recycling questions and misperceptions—and explain how reducing comtanimation could make a big impact.,