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Hampshire Is Going 100% Solar for Electricity
Partner SolarCity has applied for permits to construct the largest campus solar power system in New England
Students, Professors Present Research at National Ecological Conference
The R.W. Kern Center's green 'living building' systems are the focus of a yearlong Integrated Sciences program
Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Honors Hundreds Who Helped Build R.W. Kern Center
Event speakers say new building will help secure the College’s future, address campus space constraints, serve education, and inspire sustainable development broadly
Coburn's Division III Inspires Public Schools To Act for Conservation and the Environment
Lydia Coburn’s work on her Division III was supported by an Earl Ubell Memorial Science Information Award from Hampshire
How To Build A Non-Toxic Net-Zero Living Building
Built with gifts of $8.9 million from major donors to date, and the efforts of students, employees, and builders over four years, R.W. Kern Center is a model of sustainability
Gary Hirshberg is the cofounder, chairman, and former president and CEO of the organic yogurt producer Stonyfield Farm
Jeffrey Hollender is cofounder of home-products company Seventh Generation, the American Sustainable Business Council, and Sustain Natural
Hampshire Joins Launch of National Network for Mission-Driven Investing
College joins 77 founding members seeking globally-responsible investments
Boston Globe Sunday Reports Hampshire's 'Major Leap Forward' Toward Sustainability
A Globe feature article details Hampshire's commitment to be carbon neutral by 2020, and calls the R.W. Kern Center 'a model of sustainability'
Roddenberry Foundation Funds Sustainability Solve-A-Thon
Grant will support innovative approaches to climate change and sustainability at Hampshire.
'This Just Might Be the Greenest College in the World'
Hampshire’s Sustainability Mission Reported by National Media
WGBH Public Radio Boston Reports 'Hampshire College Leads Way in Sustainability'
President Jonathan Lash and Associate Director of Facilities Carl Weber spoke to WGBH about Hampshire's plan to reduce emissions, build a living building, and solar-power the whole campus.
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