As a leader in higher education, you can inspire your campus to chart a new course on climate.



Sustainable social equity anyone?

How can higher ed use its purchasing power to effect sustainability? Portland State University (PSU) is showing us how universities and colleges can buy into sustainability.

UC researchers present 10 scalable solutions for climate change

At the UC Carbon and Climate Neutrality Summit at the University of California, San Diego, fifty of the top experts from all 10 UC campuses and associated national laboratories put forward 10 scalable solutions for climate change.

50 Years After First Warning To A U.S. President On Climate Change, Communication Challenges Remain

While we are making climate change progress, climate change communications challenges remain. We need to be aware of the following four climate communications pitfalls to ensure that our messaging is relatable and cohesive.

2015 AASHE Campus Sustainability Index

Solution Generation’s partner, the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE), has released its 2015 Sustainable Campus Index, which highlights top-performing colleges and universities in seventeen areas.

Demolishing The 7 Myths Propping Up Fossil Fuels

An article in the Huffington Post debunks 7 prevailing climate change myths. 

Aramark introduces vegan dining initiative

In response to student feedback and dining surveys, Aramark is rolling out vegan dining options in many of the college campuses it currently serves.

Religious studies professor: Ignoring climate change akin to sin

You don't have to be a scientist to contribute to climate change solutions; "science can tell us why, but only policy can tell us how."

Campus exceeds goal for water savings, seeks to do more

It’s no news that California is experiencing a historic drought – but now the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) is making news for its water conservation. 

The 17 Best College Instagram Accounts (And Why They're So Darn Good)

For colleges looking to connect with students on climate change, Instagram can be a powerful tool. To see examples of the best Instagram accounts in higher education, read on.

GhostFood truck provides food for thought about climate change

Artists are using “endangered foods” in a novel way to spread awareness about climate change, and universities are getting on-board.