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THE FINAL BLOG POST

In my own words I would say that sustainability would best be defined as maintaining a person, environment, or economy in the most efficient manner. I think that sustainable design is intentionally planning a built environment, product or service to … Continue reading

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The End of the Journey

In my own words I would say that sustainability would best be defined as maintaining a person, environment, or economy in the most efficient manner. I think that sustainable design is intentionally planning a built environment, product or service to … Continue reading

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sustainability blog 9

Tim Brown’s reading was over how design thinking transforms organizations and inspires innovation. I think the majority of this article points to the thought about “designing for people, not for profit”. The article explained that designers focus their skills more … Continue reading

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week 10 blog

This week we had LOLA shows and the focus was on Biophillic Design. I think my favorite three were Caity, Erin and Alyssa. Caity touched on visual connections with nature and healthcare. I really enjoyed her video about therapeutic environments … Continue reading

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week 9 blog post

What I took from this week’s article was that we each hold emotional attachments to the things we buy, places we go and so on. Consequently, some people buy things to convey an impression they want to give off. IF … Continue reading

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Week 8

I learned to look at a business proposal from multiple points of view, i.e., consumer, market, channels, resources and costs. I knew from my Entrepreneurship course, and a marketing course I once took that I would need to break down … Continue reading

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Maybe, there is still yet to learn.

It’s funny how when this class started I didn’t really care that much. I didn’t want to pay attention because I thought I knew all there was to know. So imagine my surprise, when I find myself telling my parents … Continue reading

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The Sustainability Adventure Heats up with Blog 4.

I suppose you could say that I took away from out outdoor activity that we depend on trees and nature more so than we depend on buildings. Of course, we use both for shelter from climate and natural disasters but … Continue reading

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blog3, hey this is getting easier…

  Yay!! Finally, an article that I enjoyed reading! The article about how to design buildings that produce more energy than they consume, not only gave me fantastic ideas to consider when designing for net zero but also a great … Continue reading

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blog 2

Titanistad was extremely devastating to read. I felt the gravity of our impact on the earth. Two different quotes stood out to me in particular.   “This is our challenge. The fairness of our world’s systems, structures, and institutions has … Continue reading

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