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A plan, a campus, a legacy

When a little-known French architect meets the young and ambitious president of a growing college, the result is an enduring vision for a campus and a model for American higher education. This year we celebrate the bicentennial of Joseph Ramée’s design of the Union campus.


Can fungi replace plastics? Maybe, if Ecovative Design has its way

Fungi are an often overlooked group of organisms that could revolutionize the packing industry, making it so green every product would be 100-percent biodegradable. At least, if those products are made of fungi—by Ecovative Design—they will be. With the help of Union faculty and students, this company is determined to supplant plastic packing material.