The Liberator

On the Green in Austin

Catie Graves, Club Contributor November 16, 2020

Many Austinites pride themselves on Austin’s greenspaces like Zilker Park and Barton Springs. These parks see millions of people every year, however, there is more to them than meets the eye.  Before...

Adopt A Sapling, Grow a Tree

Edith Holmsten, Staff Writer November 15, 2020

Trees provide shade cover for neighborhoods, absorb carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, benefit biodiversity and are proven to help emotional well-being. Through LASA’s Adopt-A-Tree Program, over 100 new...

What Can Environmentalists Learn From A Virus?

Edith Holmsten, Staff Writer November 15, 2020

COVID-19 has forced people across the globe to adapt to increased online communication, lowered airplane travel and limited commutes to work or businesses given safety precautions. The adaptations have...

Global Youth Rise Up: Teens in the Fight Against Climate Change

Malena Heineman, Student Life Editor November 4, 2019

Before the popularization of the word “climate change,” the scientific phenomenon was largely ignored, even as advancing technology powered by fossil fuels increasingly contributed to it with greenhouse...

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