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Past Leadership 2012-2013 President: Patrick Reed, BR ’15 Vice President: Carlos Gould, TC ’15 Treasurer: Justine Appel, ES ’15 Events Coordinator: Kathryn Culhane, DC ’15 Spring Term 2012 President: Julie Botnick, BR ’14 Vice President: Emanuel Feld, SM ’13 Treasurer: … Continue reading
The year’s almost over, and YSEC is looking for a new board! There are four positions open: president, vice president, treasurer, and events coordinator. If you have any questions as to what these roles entail, please email any of the … Continue reading
You’ve heard of the divestment movement. Bill McKibben sparked the conversation about responsible endowments this summer with his article in the Rolling Stone. Since then, countless other articles about it have been published in the New York Times, Huff Post, the Nation and our very own YDN. Even Harvard has developed … Continue reading
Dinner in Branford College Dining Hall, Monday, 11/5/12, 6 p.m. with Florence Williams YSEC is invited to join Florence Williams, founder of YSEC, for dinner in Branford, either in the small dining room just beyond the fireplace at the far … Continue reading
By Ariana Shapiro: People are catching on to the debate over fracking in New York State. They are catching on so much so that over 200 of them were crammed into Burke Auditorium in Yale’s School of Forestry and Environmental … Continue reading
Welcome to the online home of YSEC! We are the umbrella organization for all the different student environmental groups on campus.
The summer has come and gone, and we’re already two weeks into classes…so it’s the perfect time to create some change on campus! YSEC has some very exciting projects in the works for this year, ranging from divestment to reusable … Continue reading
Created for the 2012-2013 school year YSEC Mission Statement As Yale’s oldest undergraduate environmental organization and 501(c)3 non-profit, we advocate environmentally conscious behavior, responsible consumer choice, sustainable university policy, and environmental justice. We seek to partner with campus organizations, other … Continue reading
Love YSEC? Want to see it be even more active and awesome in the coming year? Want to know what it’s like to run a 501(c)(3) non-profit? Want to be a part of a long history and a broad network … Continue reading
What’s it like to fight for… THE LAST MOUNTAIN? Movie screening + discussion Wednesday, February 22 | 7 PM | Dwight Hall Library | Movie snacks Because of mountaintop removal coal mining in Appalachia: Over 500 mountains have been leveled … Continue reading