Dickinson presented the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Elizabeth Kolbert with The Sam Rose '58 and Julie Walters Prize at Dickinson College for Global Environmental Activism during her campus visit in September.
Professor of Physics & Astronomy Hans Pfizer and students have designed a highly efficient solar air heater that could be inexpensively and easily constructed and would pay for itself, through energy savings, within about one year of use.
The Dickinson Community works to promote biking through The Handlebar Bicycle Co-Op, daily Red Bike loans, semester-long Green Bike loans, convenient bike racks across campus and biking education programming & events.
Dickinson College is working to create a world that is socially, economically and environmentally sustainable. Explore our website to learn how we are infusing sustainability throughout the college, and using the campus, community and study abroad locations as living laboratories for learning and service that advance sustainability goals.