Starr Center’s new director of programs and experiential learning seeks to stretch boundaries with online engagement

By Cecilia Cress Elm Staff Writer The Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience…

WC students seek increased sustainability efforts on campus

By Nia Anthony Elm Staff Writer Since the beginning of the 21st century, Washington College has been…

How new environmental pledges are striving to battle climate change

By Anastasia Bekker Elm Staff Writer With environmental pledges made by President Xi Jinping of the…

In the middle of a global health crisis, climate change still needs our attention

By Alaina Perdon Elm Staff Writer In 2015, 195 nations convened to create the Paris Agreement,…

Center for Environment and Society EcoChallenge connects college community through environmental actions

By Alaina Perdon Elm Staff Writer The Center for Environment and Society hopes to bring Washington…

Winners of 2020 undergraduate writing prizes announced at Senior Reading

By Erica Quinones News Editor The Rose O’Neill Literary House announced the winners of its three…

Why you should care about Earth Day even in isolation

Victoria Gill-Gomez Opinion Editor Since we were children, Earth Day was instilled as an extravagant day…

Polystyrene cups need to go extinct for the environment

By Olivia Montes Elm Staff Writer Time and time again, we have devised new, convenient ways…

The harm of fast fashion to the environment

By Gabby Rente Lifestyle Editor Growing up, at the end of every summer, my mother would…

Greener living: understanding the zero waste movement

By Gabrielle Rente Lifestyle Editor We have 12 years to reduce greenhouse gas emissions before temperatures…