Students protest in Zagreb, Croatia at “School Strike 4 Climate.” courtesy Pixabay

US absent for UN climate summit speeches

Though the climate strike and the U.N. climate summit is over, activists urge on political action. On Friday, Sept. 20, an estimated 4 million people took to the streets in over 163 countries to demand action on the climate crisis. On Monday, Sept. 23, more than 60 world leaders presented their plans to reduce greenhouse […]

Engineering and Technology Job Fair to take place on Sept. 11

Forty-three companies to reach out to students at the Reynolds Center on Wednesday. The University of Tulsa’s Center for Career Development and Professional Engagement will host an Engineering and Technology Job Fair on Wednesday, Sept. 11 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the Reynolds Center. Faculty encourage students to attend and learn more about […]

President Bolsonaro’s enviromental policies have contributed to the fires. courtesy Wikipedia

As the Amazon burns, politicians bicker

The worldwide enviromental impact of these fires cannot be overstated. The Amazon — the “lungs of the world,” a rainforest spanning eight countries, the vegetation that accounts for 20 percent of the earth’s oxygen — blazes as around 50,000 fires release the trees’ carbon stores. Smoke from the fires has blackened several cities, including the […]