Tag Archives: BEing Green

BEing Green: Put Your Old PC to Good Use

Ways to properly dispose of your computer

Has your computer overstayed its welcome? According to the U.S. Government Accountability Office, more than…

By Margarette Burnette

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Can Green-Collar Jobs Save the Economy?

Activists meet in Washington to promote new opportunities

It’s not often that environmentalists and labor groups see eye to eye. But the nation’s…

By Joyce Jones

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It Isn’t Just About Camping: Go Green for Your Vacation

Eco-friendly ways to enjoy your leisure time

It is no secret that tourism is big business. And according to the International Ecotourism…

By Erinn R. Johnson

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Atlanta Jumps Into Smart Growth Movement

BeltLine project to create eco-friendly infrastructure in urban community

When Terri Montague moved from Baltimore to Atlanta to lead the largest redevelopment project in…

By Alyssa Danigelis

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Arts, Culture Fuel Green Economy in Community

New Jersey eco-village sees growth from arts community

In an effort to revitalize the Lincoln Park community in Newark, New Jersey, Baye Adofo…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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New Jersey Community Builds on Arts, Environment

Green developments in Lincoln Park to create jobs, housing

When most people looked at Newark, New Jersey’s Lincoln Park neighborhood in 1999, they saw…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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BEing Green: Eco-Friendly Design

Using sustainable, yet chic decor in your home, office

As more and more consumers become environmentally conscious, they are seeking to find ways to…

By Ann Brown

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Green Giving

Gifts that will satisfy your loved ones and Mother Earth

With the holiday season quickly approaching, gift shopping for your family, friends, and co-workers might…

By Erinn R. Johnson

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What’s Your Global Impact?

Carbon calculators help depict your true footprint on the Earth

You recycle. You take public transportation to work. You even gave away your air conditioner.…

By Jenny Sherman

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HBCUs Take Green Initiative

Black colleges team with Al Gore to increase awareness

Last month, the Alliance for Climate Protection, an organization headed by former vice president Al…

By Ann Brown

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