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In the News
Making the Great Lakes Greater
Face Time with Karen Samonds
Goodwill’s ‘Give & Go!’ bins coming Dec. 8 to NIU residence halls
Life’s a beach
The problem with plastic
Speak Your Mind: What’s the big deal about eating local?
Purchasing food at a grocery store is a bit of a mystery. Shoppers rarely, if ever, know where and how the food was grown, the farmer who grew it or where their money is going after it leaves their wallet.
NIU professor builds community in local backyards, abroad
Where the buffalo roam (once again)
Environmental studies majors travel to Mexico to work with nonprofits
Fewer antibiotics in your McNuggets is a good thing …
Drilling into complexities of fracking in Illinois
After years of debate and study, horizontal hydraulic fracturing, the controversial oil and natural gas drilling method more commonly known as fracking, is expected to begin in southern Illinois this year.