ESW in the News

On this page, you will find an archive of ESW updates, chapters, projects, and members in the news. 

2016:

February 24 | Engineers for a Sustainable World Taking Strides
RIT Reporter

January 22 | Design Challenge Generates Ideas for the Waste Industry
Waste 360

January 13 | Cradle to Cradle Design Challenge Winners Provide Practical Everyday Solutions
Sustainable Brands

January 13 | Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute, Autodesk Announce 2015 Design Competition Winners
Engineering.com

2015:

November 3 | From Dusk to Dawn: How the Solar Decathlon Can Be Saved
Arch Daily

November 3 | Convenience Stores Phase out Bottled Water at [Northwestern] University
Convenience Store and Fuel News

October 21 | Engineers for a Sustainable World help students build terrariums
The Daily Texan

October 20 | Henry '16 Talks Possiblities For Sustainable Engineering on Cornell Campus
The Cornell Daily Sun

October 19 | EPA awards Northwestern 2015 Green Power Partner Award
North by Northwestern

October 16 | Engineering Student Making an Impact on Agriculture
UC Merced University News

May 1 | Indian American Students Janani Mandayam Comar of CalTech, Priya Donti of Harvey Mudd win Watson Fellowship
The American Bazaar

April 23 | Sustainability efforts shine at Earth Day summit
UC Berkeley News Center

April 20 | Pitt Junior Awarded 2015 Udall Undergraduate Scholarship
University of Pittsburgh News

April 20 | Six Students Bring Hydroponics to Campus
Hypepotamus

April 5 | Student Group Spotlight: Engineers for a Sustainable World
In Our Nature

April 3 | Creating a sustainable Student Center
Technique

March 19 | Commmunity Garden Gets Facelift From Students
UC Merced University News

March 9 | Tree of (Battery) Life
North by Northwestern

2014:

Dec 22 | SUNY Buffalo Students Influence a New Generation of Recyclers
Students for a Smarter Planet

Dec 9 | Six UC Merced Students Awarded UC Food Initiative Fellowships
UC Merced University News

Oct 10 | Engineers for a Sustainable World event connects students, professionals
Penn State News

Oct 2 | Engineers for a Sustainable World, a club tackling problem-solving projects
EMU News

Sep 4 | Thirty Under 30: Rob Best
Home Energy

June 5 | Students examine environmental impact of bathroom behavior
UB Reporter

May 14 | Students make progress on eliminating bottled water
The Daily Northwestern

April 28 | Engineering students start rain gardening
Iowa State Daily

April 17 | EMU pre-engineering students take second in regional competition with solar greenhouse design
EMU News

April 4 | This simple trailer has everything you need to deal with disaster
Wired

2013:

Oct 31 | Smith Engineers Team with Campus School for Teaching, Practicing Sustainability
Grecourt Gate News

Oct 29 | We Are Phil: Craig Just - Expanding student perspectives
UI Foundation, Iowa Now

Oct 28 | Engineers for a Sustainable World to plant rain garden
Iowa State Daily

Oct 15 | Student group seeks to build solar smoothie machine
Penn State News

Sept 25 | Increasing Efficiencies at Engineers for a Sustainable World
CiviCRM

Sep 13 | Catering Cuts Carbon Footprint with Cargo Cycle
Grecourt Gate News

Sep/Oct | Students' Aha Moments: How a professor, a class, even a PowerPoint presentation, can change a life
Sierra Magazine

Spring | Transformational Change
The Rensselaer Alumni Magazine

July 16 | Creating Knowledge Workers for the Greener Product Marketplace Part 5: Classroom, Campus & Cloud
Sustainable Minds

May 6 | Northwestern takes steps to decrease plastic bottle usage
The Daily Northwestern

May 1 | ESW competes in EPA’s P3 competition
The Polytechnic

Apr 27 | Earth Week 2013 Offers Array of “Green Activities”
The Sophian

Apr 20 | Local Earth Day efforts span the year
State College News

Apr 16 | Earth, wind and solar strands
The Spectrum

Apr 11 | Penn State's Earth Day celebration to span five days
Penn State News

Apr 10 | Creating A Green Campus at Smith College
Students Planting Seeds

Apr 8 | Engineering a Garden Takes a Campus Community
Merced Sun-Star

Apr 4 | Davis Hall earns LEED gold for eco-friendly features
University at Buffalo News Center

Apr 2 | Three honored with 2013 Ardeth and Norman Frisbey International Student Awards
Penn State News

Mar 29 | Smith Engineers Host Model Solar Car Competition
Grecourt Gate News

Jan 2 | University of Texas, Austin: A Green Case Study
Foodservice Equipment & Supplies

2012:

Nov 29 | Chicago universities not yet on board with national fossil fuel divestment campaign
Medill Reports: Chicago

Nov 27 | UC Merced Connect: Meeting the solar challenge
Merced Sun-Star

Nov 18 | Northwestern students push plastic water bottle ban
Daily Northwestern

Nov 11 | Sustainable projects to be on student ballot next semester
The Scribe

Nov 8 | Environmental leader advocates governmental change, student activism
The Daily Northwestern

Oct 30 | National Campus Sustainability Day draws businesses, students together
Iowa State Daily

Oct 24 | Pedaling Food for a More Sustainable Smith
Grecourt Gate News

Aug 28 | Summer Research Projects take UB Honors College Students to Unexpected Places
University at Buffalo News Center

May 15 | Rensselaer Students Build Sustainable Bedroom for Haitian Orphanage
Newswise

May 15 | RPI students helping Haiti
YNN Hudson Valley

May 2 | Hawks put State Hygienic Lab’s trash under the microscope
The Gazzette 

Apr 24 | Iowa Family to Receive Net-Zero-Energy Home
Iowa City Owl

Apr 23 | Habitat for Humanity to construct home that produces its own energy
The Daily Iowan

Apr 12 | UB junior wins Udall Scholarship
University at Buffalo Reporter

Mar 31 | ESW summit highlights public health, environment
The Daily Northwestern 

Mar 23 | Iowa Valley Habitat for Humanity helps local families weatherize homes
The Daily Iowan

Feb 23 | Vote to help a University of Iowa Student Become the next Eco-Star
IowaCityPatch

Feb 17 | UC Merced's next-generation water fountains help in elimination of waste
Merced Sun-Star

Feb 17 | Let’s Go! Exploring Engineering Day Arrives Feb. 18 at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Newswise

Jan 26 | An inclusive approach to environmentalism
Campus Times

Jan 25 | ESW, NUCHR collaborate to make summit green
The Daily Northwestern

Jan 10 | City’s Youth Contests Encourage Long-Term “Wise Water-Use” Ethic
Scoop San Diego

2011:

Nov 21 | Peruvian villagers shown how to protect adobe buildings from earthquake collapse
Stanford University News

Oct 11 | New devices, contest will help track UC Merced water usage
Merced Sun-Star

Oct 7 | Panel considers available volunteer options
The Daily Texan

Oct 5 | Southern California Universities Unite to Produce Cleantech Businesses
PR Newswire

Sept 24 | Iowa City Moving Planet Celebration to Take Going Green to Government
IowaCityPatch

Sept 22 | Environmental groups host sustainability event
The Daily Iowan

Sept 7 | VIDEO: UC Merced engineers building sustainable solutions
Merced Sun-Star

Aug 3 | Tiny house is a model of how every inch -- and lack of inches -- matters in sustainable living
Media Newswire

Jun 29 | Nonprofit makes its base at UC Merced
Merced Sun-Star

Jun 29 | Engineers for a Sustainable World to move to UC Merced
Central Valley Business Times