Author Archives: emmymatthews

Becoming the change for the environment

This past week we read “Is Poverty Responsible for Global Environmental Degradation?”. For this article I was assigned to read the NO section. My overall takeaway from this article was the amount of pollution that is given off due to … Continue reading

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Sustainability with less

In this week’s reading we were given two articles to read. I was assigned to the NO article, since I am an Interior design major. This article focuses on the overpopulation of the homeless. The environment we live in today … Continue reading

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Improvement of Sustainability, leaving history in the past

This week we read an essay over Easter Island. The Island was located in the South Pacific Ocean near Chile. The Rapa Nui people first discovered the island, constructing a Polynesian society. The excitement of the new found Island brought … Continue reading

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Sustainability over time

Throughout my life time I questioned what sustainability was and what the idea was behind it. In order to maintain a balance what requirements do you have to meet? A wicked problem is a problem and or situation where one … Continue reading

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