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03/05/2018
News Release

Motivated by a concern for the state’s environmental future and rollbacks at the federal level, 100  students from CALPIRG, the California Student Public Interest Research Group chapters converged in Sacramento for their Annual Lobby Day.

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03/02/2018
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CALPIRG Students at UCSD organized a huge week of action in support of 100% clean energy in California. The effort included a massive petition drive to generate 5,000 petitions in support of clean energy legislation, a solar-powered concert featuring UCSD talent, and a Lobby Day in Sacramento with 100 students from across the state. 

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02/13/2018
News Release

Wondering what lip balm or lipstick to wear for Valentine's Day? Check out our guide on toxic chemicals in lip products before you decide!

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02/13/2018
Report

US PIRG's consumer guide on lip products to avoid this Valentine's Day and safe alternatives that don't contain toxic chemicals. 

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Huffington Post

McGraw-Hill launched transparent attempt to put down and undermine the used textbook market, and we can't let it go unanswered.

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Quick Hits

Use of open textbooks, one form of OER, is gaining traction across different types of colleges and universities, and the catalog of OER textbooks continues to expand.

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The Atlantic

Artificially intelligent software is reshaping traditional teaching materials—but it's unclear what the new technology will take away from the learning experience.

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Bloomberg News

Students can spend $1,300 per year on textbooks, but online textbooks could ease that burden, a new analysis finds

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