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Butternut squash soup – Fall recipe a good idea for the holidays

Posted by collegegreenou on December 20, 2009

Butternut squash soup. Photo provided by Elyse McConnell

By Elyse McConnell
CG Commentary

There are hundreds of butternut squash recipes, but this particular one is my favorite. It became a family recipe, so much that we were unable to find it in any of our cookbooks — the only copy of it now is written on the back of a receipt, covered in squash. Read the rest of this entry »

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Buying Secondhand: Good for the Wallet and the Environment

Posted by collegegreenou on November 27, 2009

By Elyse McConnell
CG Commentary

In the world of fashion, one day you’re “in.” And the next day… You’re in a landfill.  Every year, each American sends 68 pounds of clothing to a landfill. Read the rest of this entry »

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Representatives from Appalachian colleges and universities meet to discuss the future of green energy

Posted by collegegreenou on October 29, 2009

By Elyse McConnell
For CG News

Representatives from several Appalachian universities discussed the prospects, implications and funding for developing sustainable energy projects in a roundtable discussion Wednesday at Ohio University’s Baker University Center.

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