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University of Minnesota Duluth Activities Fair!

Posted on September 12, 2014 in News
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September 11th marked the University of Minnesota Duluth Activities fair. Hundreds of college students visited the CFACT booth, and the response was amazing. Over one hundred students signed up to be a part of the club, and many more expressed their concerns about the environment. CFACT’s unique message of using the free market system instead […]

Cross Town Rivals Join Together to Educate Students

Posted on May 28, 2013 in featured, News

As the semester winds down in Northfield, Minnesota, the CFACT chapters at the towns schools, St. Olaf University and Carlton College, joined together to make a point. Both campuses have wind turbines, purported to generate a large chunk of their power usage. However, what is not told in their story is fate of the birds […]

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Carlton Students Clean Up Around Town

Posted on May 28, 2013 in featured, News

With the sun shining in Northfield the CFACT students at Carlton College participated in their annual stewardship day, cleaning an area park and lake front. “CFACT does a lot of good things for our community, and this is just another example,” said one Carlton student. Students gathered together and spent over three hours cleaning and […]

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University of Minnesota-Duluth BBQs for Students

Posted on May 15, 2013 in featured, News

With the academic year winding down the University of Minnesota-Duluth CFACT chapter decided to throw a BBQ for their classmates. “One of the nice things about CFACT is that we are able to spread our message, while at the same time having some fun.” Said Chairwoman Alicha Greenlee. Members of CFACT took turns manning the […]

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CFACT President David Rothbard Visits Duluth

Posted on May 15, 2013 in featured, News

12 years ago David Rothbard started Collegians for a Constructive Tomorrow and is still actively working to support the mission, finding himself in Duluth recently to speak about the Morality of Conservation. “I love coming out to speak to college students, even after all these years.” Explained Rothbard. “They are constantly being bombarded by extreme […]

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Minnesota-Duluth CFACT Holds Tax Day Event

Posted on May 15, 2013 in featured, News

It is said that the only certainties in life are death and taxes. Recently, however, CFACT at the University of Minnesota-Duluth worked to stifle one of those. Marking tax day this year, CFACT worked to educate students on the destructive consequences of a carbon tax here at home. “Many students on campus don’t realize what […]

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CFACT Rallies for ‘Fracking’ in NY

Posted on October 18, 2012 in featured
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CFACT’s Collegian chapters in Syracuse, Sienna College, SUNY-Albany and Union College descended on the capital in Albany, NY on Monday,October 15 to rally in support of fracking in New York state. CFACT’s Collegian’s Coordinator commented, “New York State has been sitting on the sidelines of the energy boom that has swept through North Dakota and […]

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CFACT’s University of Arkansas Chapter Ends Public Utility Hearing “With a Bang”

Posted on October 10, 2012 in featured, News
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CFACT’s Collegian chapter at the University of Arkansas sent a representative to the Arkansas Public Service Commission hearing on the SWEPCO coal plant in Northwest Arkansas on October 9th.  SWEPCO has pledged $400 million dollars to upgrade the plant to meet new and onerous EPA standards – but that’s not good enough for the Sierra Club […]

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Polymet’s Joe Scipioni visits UMD, St. Olaf, and the U of M

Posted on October 8, 2012 in News

As CFACT has written about and documented on many occasions, the EPA’s bureaucratic system has a way of limiting and altogether stopping job growth in many sectors of the private economy.  Mr. Scipioni knows first hand exactly what that means when it comes to the natural resource and mining sector.  His visit to our CFACT […]

Great Success for People and Nature Too!

Posted on August 4, 2012 in featured, News
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This past weekend the 2012 CFACT Eco-Summit was held at the Lakewoods Resort in Cable, WI.  The summit brought together students from all over the country with 10 different schools being represented.  The three day summit helped prepare students for the upcoming school year in their fight against the radical left on campus.  It also […]

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