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David Brickford, associate profesor of biology, discusses why he studies amphibians that are leading the march toward mass extinction Tuesday in the Executive Dining Room. Brickford shed light on why the rate of extinction has changed dramatically. / photo by Danielle De Luna

Bickford talks endangered species

David Bickford, associate professor of biology, presented studies done by students and himself on the various amphibians of the San Gabriel Mountains and their decline at his lecture, “Inventory and Monitoring of the Amphibians of the Amphibians of the San Gabriel Mountains” Tuesday in the Executive Dining Room.

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Junior environmental ethics major Erik Bahnson, junior biology major Kim Rossello, and sophomore computer science major Tianna Cano gather in front of the Metropolitan Water District’s solar panels, an alternative energy source that could replace fossil fuels. The Students Engaged in Environmental Discussion and Service club gathered over 200 signatures for a petition for the University to divest from the fossil fuel industry. / photo by Janelle Kluz

Petition fights fossil fuel investments

Erik Bahnson, president of Students Engaged in Environmental Discussion and Service club, or SEEDS, is drafting a letter to the University’s Board of Trustees to urge the University to divest not only from fossil fuel industries, but also invest in funds that comply with Environment, Social and Governance standards.

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