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Student Grace McGrath’s push for a plastic straw reduction has succeeded: it was passed with a majority vote by the Graduate Student Association (GSA), and received the go-ahead by University …

The ban on plastic bags is crucial and paramount to the sustainability of our environment. While the usage of these bags is convenient, they are systematically killing our planet. In …

Using plastic straws seems unavoidable when they are the only options. The University at Albany’s Green Scene hopes to change that in a meeting this Wednesday with VP of Student …

By ASP Staff The ninth annual Energy Campaign at the University at Albany started today, aiming to reduce electricity consumption on campus by 10 percent. To get the ball rolling, …

By Kyle Plaske Senior Staff Writer theaspnews@gmail.com Nov 11, 2014    South End residents are subject to an increased risk of developing cancer and other health problems resulting from prolonged …