Monthly Archives: August 2015

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On the first day of class I really had no idea how I could use sustainability in my life to make a difference in the world. But these past few weeks have really opened my eyes. After watching the 11th … Continue reading

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At the Intersection of Going Green

The first day of class we were asked to define “Sustainability.” I can honestly say that I had no clue on where or how to begin that definition. I mean I knew that it had to do with “going green,” … Continue reading

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Learning from the Past & Re-Creating the Future

The second week of Sustainability class proved to be very eye opening. We watched ‘The 11th Hour’ documentary about global warming and the post-modern state of the natural world. There were specific instances that were documented where humans could be … Continue reading

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Sustainability, more to it than I thought

I have always been intrigued with sustainable design and lifestyle. I try to live as such in my daily life. Its no surprise we could use a face-lift in that area here. I had heard of the 11th hour but … Continue reading

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Reading about Easter Island helped me to better understand some of the long-term consequences we might face if we do not improve our harmful habits.  The inhabitants of the island took an already lacking land and stripped it of its … Continue reading

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People Help the People: Sustainability Epiphany

This week I had an epiphany about our world’s resources. I realized as we watched the Eleventh Hour, how rapidly our world is growing and how sudden our lack of resources will catch up to us. It blew my mind … Continue reading

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Let’s grow more hemp…

After hearing discussion from other classmates, I realized that I had been exposed to sustainability more than most. I always had assumed that everyone had the same knowledge as I did on the matter but I was wrong. So far … Continue reading

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