Curt Stager, professor of natural sciences at Paul Smith's College, landed an op-ed in the Sunday edition of the New York Times.
"It's a mistake to think the climatic effects of our carbon emissions will be over within a few decades or centuries," Stager writes. "Our intergenerational responsibilities run much deeper into the future."
New donation funds a multi-million dollar challenge
The Paul Smith's College Board of Trustees and president, in consultation with longtime philanthropists Joan and Sandy Weill, have decided that the college will not appeal a ruling made earlier this month in the matter of a petition relative to a naming gift that the college had filed with the New York State Supreme Court.Read more »