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<br /> Summer 2014<br /> Amherst<br /> FOR ALUMNI AND FRIENDS OF THE FLAGSHIP CAMPUS<br /> The Sustainability Issue<br /> Greener<br /> Every<br /> Day<br /> ALSO INSIDE: Eating Real Food | Wind Energy | Green Revolutionaries<br /> <br /> Summer 2014<br /> Amherst<br /> FOR ALUMNI AND FRIENDS OF THE FLAGSHIP CAMPUS<br /> Features<br /> 16 A Chicken’s Tale<br /> Transforming the campus food system.<br /> 22 Green Grid<br /> Building sustainability—on campus and globally.<br /> 24 Reap the Wild Wind<br /> Sustainable energy from the sky.<br /> 30 Steampunk Comes to Springfield<br /> A mix of history, art, and technology.<br /> 32 The Eco-Queen<br /> A very green day at UMass Amherst.<br /> Departments<br /> Inbox ......................................... 3<br /> Around the Pond ...................... 4<br /> Sports Minutes ....................... 10<br /> Research Notebook ................ 12<br /> UMass People ......................... 36<br /> Back in the<a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=1"> Summer 2014 Amherst FOR ALUMNI AND FRIENDS OF </a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=2"> </a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=3"> Summer 2014 Amherst FOR ALUMNI AND FRIENDS O</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=4"> “As an independent student paying my own way thro</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=5"> Amherst FOR ALUMNI AND FRIENDS OF THE FLAGSHIP </a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=6"> Around the Pond Class of UMass Amh</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=7"> A Spiritual Night Toni Morrison came to campus fo</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=8"> Around the Pond INC ENTERPRISES, DISNEY © Jon </a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=9"> New Scholarship for Environmental Conservation St</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=10"> Around the Pond </a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=11"> The Berthiaume Center will house a campus </a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=12"> Sports Minutes Winning S Ab</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=13"> Back to the Football Future HEAD FOOTBALL COACH </a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=14"> Research Notebook COMMONS WONDERLANE/CREATIVE </a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=15"> A New Moon Is it time to embrace a simpler idea o</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=16"> This green issue celebrates Sustainable UMass. W</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=17"> American Revolution Student environmental l</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=18"> The bird plays a pivotal role in a healthy, fair,</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=19"> KEITH TOFFLING ’05, ’12G summer 2014 17</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=20"> JOHN SOLEM Real Food Challenge student activists</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=21"> who oversees the campus’s massive dining services</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=22"> sourcing hummus made from New England-grown beans</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=23"> For more information on the Real Food Challenge, </a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=24"> Sustainable Farming Education Pioneering Nation</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=25"> World Trend-Setters in Waste Manag</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=26"> Reap the Wild Young Researchers Look to Harvest t</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=27"> Wind By Laura Marjorie Miller AS CLIMATE CHANGE </a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=28"> Although the ocean might look like one big blue b</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=29"> Strategies to protect imperiled fisheries are</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=30"> The intense noise of driving a monopile foundatio</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=31"> CanYou Feel the Power? Faculty Turn Up the Heat o</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=32"> S Comes to Springfield TEAMPUNK Bruce</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=33"> B RUCE ROSENBAUM ’84 brings n</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=34"> TheEco-Queen A green day in the life of Jac</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=35"> </a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=36"> She sips the last drop, and as the clock s</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=37"> Above, Eco-Reps sort th</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=38"> UMass People Leading the Way in Massachusetts </a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=39"> electricity suppliers must increase their use of </a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=40"> UMass People </a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=41"> campus toward this goal since his junior year. So</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=42"> Back in the Day </a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=43"> Bookmarks Rutherford H. Platt Reclaiming Ameri</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=44"> Bookmarks William Fibkins ’57, The Emotiona</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=45"> Dusty Miller ’83EdD, Danger at the Gates: An Alic</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=46"> Available now at your local MASSD</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=47"> 2014 Distinguished Alumni Awards The Alumni Ass</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=48"> In Memoriam 1930s Elizabeth I. Williams ’30</a> <a title="umass-magazine-summer-2014 page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/2d9f3262?page=49"> Arthur W. 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