Author Archives: Abby Haraway

Sustainability: Behind the Scenes

This past week, my sustainability class, Wicked Problems of Industrial Practice, visited the Oklahoma State sustainability office and recycling center. It really opened my eyes to what goes on behind the scenes in recycling. I learned more about what the … Continue reading

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Sustainability Can Be Achieved!

This past week, I read the yes portion of the article “Does the Market Work Better Than the Government at Transitioning to Sustainability.” I am planning on addressing the wicked problem of fast fashion in my investigative report. The market … Continue reading

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Being Mindful is Always a Good Idea

Growing up, my parents always stressed the importance of being mindful of your surroundings and others. To me, being mindful means being aware, taking note of what is going on within ourselves and outside in the world, without shying away … Continue reading

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What Sustainability Means To Me Today

I knew almost nothing about sustainability before coming to college. When someone mentioned sustainability I always thought of the three Rs I learned in elementary school: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. Recently I’ve learned that sustainability is so much more than this. … Continue reading

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