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10/05/2017
News Release

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.

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10/05/2017
Report

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.

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10/04/2017
News Release

Secretary Betsy DeVos
U.S. Department of Education
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09/28/2017
News Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators acted today to address the rising costs of...

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PIRG In The News

Bloomberg News

Students can spend $1,300 per year on textbooks, but online textbooks could ease that burden, a new analysis finds

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The New York Times

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.

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Deseret News National

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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Sentinel and Enterprise

Fitchburg State University students and faculty are hoping to clean up the city and the state and encourage recycling by advocating for the proposed expansion of the state bottle bill to include non-carbonated beverages.

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