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New Urban School shark club takes on global issue of shark mistreatment and unsustainable fishing

New Urban School shark club takes on global issue of shark mistreatment and unsustainable fishing

Ilana Brandstetter, Staff Writer

May 30, 2013

SHARKS: the words behind the acronym are still up to interpretation, but after an initial meeting on March 25, a new club at Urban has gotten off to a strong start. Emily Miller (’15) created SHARKS with the intention of increasing student awareness about the endangerment and mistreatment of sharks....

Sustainable sushi restaurants protect environment

Photo by Elly Fireside-Ostergaard

Emily Wen

April 11, 2010

It doesn’t take a genius to know that sushi is a posh trend that is here to stay. Unfortunately, unless we sushi consumers become more aware of what types of sushi are eco-friendly and which are not, the trend may die out sooner than we think. The Monterey Bay Aquarium published a “Sushi Guide” and many popular sushi fish are on the list to ...

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