Monthly Archives: May 2014

Sustain-ABILITY!!!!!

Before I took this course I honestly had very little knowledge of the terms “sustainability” and “sustainable design.” I thought being sustainable was strictly just a fad where people jumped on the bandwagon in order to be cool and pretend … Continue reading

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The Final Chapter

Throughout this semester, our class has delved into the most talked about topics within the sustainability world. From the basic understanding of community involvement, to industrial ecology, our class has covered many topics I had not otherwise heard of. After … Continue reading

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The beginning of something great

It’s hard to believe how much my knowledge and mindset towards sustainability issues have changed and improved in within the class course. The best part about it is that when I came to the class at the beginning of the … Continue reading

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I Finally Understand!

Going into this course my conceptions of sustainability included the idea of hemp everything and using electricity less. Essentially I had the same concept of sustainability as the majority of people, which was very basic. I never considered that there … Continue reading

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REALization……

When I first got into this class I was unaware of the term sustainability. But as the semester went on I came to realize that the question really is how can I become sustainable? Through my journey I have learned … Continue reading

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Sustainable Lifestyle for One Please

Now that we are wrapping up the end of our sustainable course journey, I am kind of embarrassed to think back about what I used to think sustainability was. I used the same boring, generic definition most people who haven’t … Continue reading

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The End of my Senior Year but not the End of my Sustainable Growth

When most people think about sustainability they think about green bins and reusing their plastic bottle once or twice. Others see sustainability as a waste of time because the world is completely out of control. When I think about sustainability … Continue reading

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