Hemp: a potentially sustainable resource hampered by myths

Holly Rillovick Hemp is not only a sustainable resource for clothing, paper, and other materials, but it is also very good for our bodies. Still, it is illegal to grow hemp in the United States, and there are many myths surrounding it. MYTH: Hemp is the same thing as marijuana. People who are pro-hemp only … Continue reading

Returning to old-school transportation

By Erika DeLeo Staff Writer The bicycle: It is a child’s play toy, a twenty-something’s transport, and a retiree’s exercise regimen. Though bicycles make for greener cities, they can be dangerous for inexperienced riders, and the risks are made worse by a lack of infrastructure. “The Bicycle: Vehicle for Social Change” is a course at … Continue reading