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REP Mountaineers
Environment

REP Mountaineers

David A. Bicknell 15' (left) and Remi P. Gosselnin '18 (right), both from the Resource Efficiency Program (REP), stand by Mt. Trashmore, a towering mountain made of Harvard Yard's Tuesday trash, which appeared Wednesday by Annenberg Memorial Hall. REP created this mountain and the numerous signs around it to draw attention to how much we throw away every day, to encourage recycling, and to give passersby tips about how to live more sustainably.

The Face
Environment

The Face

A closeup of the face of Mount Trashmore, a towering mountain made of all of Harvard Yard's Tuesday trash, which appeared by Annenberg Memorial Hall on Wednesday. The Resource Efficiency Program (REP) created this mountain and the numerous signs around it to draw attention to how much we throw away every day, to encourage recycling, and to give passersby tips about how to live more sustainably.

History Is Everything
On Campus

Today in Photos (10/16/2014)

Harvard Business School

Business School Professor Argues for 'Decarbonized' Economy

Though decarbonizing the world economy may be costly, it may prove cheaper than failure to act on climate change, Henderson said.

Harvard Kennedy School

Kennedy School Fellow Discusses Climate Change Politics

Former Indian minister Jairam Ramesh said he is hopeful for meaningful international action on climate change at a presentation last week.

Academics

Forest Seminar Series Aims To Engage Students

As pointed dialogue about climate change takes place both on and off campus, the Harvard Forest Seminar Series this semester seeks to spark discussion on environmental issues.

Henry M. Paulson
IOP

Paulson Discusses Financial Crisis, U.S.-China Relations

Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson spoke about failures during the 2008 financial crisis, U.S.-China relations, and climate change at the Institute of Politics on Wednesday.

Divest Harvard Assembles
Scrutiny

Arrested Divestment

Other higher education institutions, notably Stanford, are finding their stakes in fossil fuels increasingly unconscionable, but Harvard itself has made no intentions to divest. Still, the protests continue.

Minister Jairam Ramesh
Politics

Minister Jairam Ramesh

Indian Minister Jairam Ramesh speaks in the Kalb Seminar Room at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government for the Nuclear Power and Climate Change in India seminar on Tuesday. This seminar was sponsored by the Project on Managing the Atom.

Minister Jairam Ramesh
Politics

Minister Jairam Ramesh

Indian Minister Jairam Ramesh speaks in the Kalb Seminar Room at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government for the Nuclear Power and Climate Change in India seminar on Tuesday. This seminar was sponsored by the Project on Managing the Atom.

Minister Jairam Ramesh
Politics

Minister Jairam Ramesh

Indian Minister Jairam Ramesh speaks in the Kalb Seminar Room at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government for the Nuclear Power and Climate Change in India seminar on Tuesday. This seminar was sponsored by the Project on Managing the Atom.

Manhattan Climate March
Scrutiny

Manhattan Climate March

Harvard affiliates advocate for divestment from fossl fuels at the People's Climate March in New York City on September 21, 2014. Approximately 400,000 people attended, including over 100 Harvard affiliates.

Minister Jairam Ramesh
Politics

Minister Jairam Ramesh

Indian Minister Jairam Ramesh speaks in the Kalb Seminar Room at the Kennedy School of Government for the Nuclear Power and Climate Change in India seminar on Tuesday.

Brett and Divest Harvard at Mass Hall
Scrutiny

Brett and Divest Harvard at Mass Hall

Members of Divest Harvard, including Brett A. Roche '15, far right, who was arrested during a protest two days prior, returned to Massachusetts Hall on May 2, 2014 to renew their call for an open meeting with the Harvard Corporation.

Benjamin and Alli
Scrutiny

Benjamin and Alli

Benjamin Franta, a Harvard Graduate School student, and Alli J. Welton ‘15 discuss the carbon budget and fossil fuel reserves at their rally in Harvard Yard on March 11, 2014.

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