WASHINGTON D.C. -- On Friday, the national federation of Student Public Interest Research Groups (PIRGs) won the Youth Category of the American Civic Collaboration Awards, or Civvys.
Boston, MA - Today, MASSPIRG Students released a report from partners at Environment Massachusetts Research and Policy Center, touting the leadership role that colleges and universities must play in the clean energy revolution, unveiling a 10-point plan to guide campuses toward 100 percent renewable energy.
America’s institutions of higher education can play a leadership role in the fight to prevent the worst impacts of global warming. Colleges and universities across the country should aggressively deploy clean energy on campus, setting a goal to meet all their energy needs with clean renewable resources.
PIRG In The News
Students can spend $1,300 per year on textbooks, but online textbooks could ease that burden, a new analysis finds
College students could save an average of $128 a course if traditional textbooks were replaced with free or low-cost “open-source” electronic versions, a new report finds.
Before entering the classroom of an intro-level economics course, students get a real-life experience with the subject — the required textbook costs $290 on Amazon.
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