Colgate University

Colgate University
Colgate University

On this Earth Day, Colgate University says it is now the first university in New York to reach carbon neutrality, completing a 10-year plan. The efforts, which resulted in a 46 percent reduction in emissions, included a $1.25 million self-sustaining fund for energy and carbon-reduction projects as well as solar arrays and geothermal heating and cooling systems. 

Playwright Kyle Bass is the Associate Artistic Director at Syracuse Stage; he is currently the Burke Chair for Regional Studies at Colgate University.

His newest play, “Possessing Harriet,” directed by Tazewell Thompson, just had a successful world premiere at Syracuse Stage with sold-out houses for the entire run.

The original cast and the playwright will be performing a public staged reading of the full play on Thursday, November 15th at 7:30 pm at the New York State Museum.

It has been 20 years since the genocide in Rwanda.

Susan Thomson, assistant professor of peace and conflict studies at Colgate University, examines life in the African nation since those tragic days.