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Reflecting on the Past, Preparing for the Future

I am starting this final blog reflecting on the joy this class brought me. This truly has been one of my favorite classes ever and I loved learning about all the topics we discussed throughout our short course. I loved … Continue reading

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Can We Use Fashion Towards Poverty?

Fashion just by itself automatically has a negative connotation towards the environment. Trends happen so quick now, they just simply seem wasteful and unmeaningful. We saw that in past readings, that fashion could actually be essential to solving environmental degradation, … Continue reading

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Could Practicing Mindfulness Help Save Our Planet?

To begin with a brief background, I have been practicing mindfulness since junior year of high school. Junior year, I was diagnosed with anxiety disorders and gastrointestinal issues, which were interconnected. Though I have tremendously progressed, these illnesses are something … Continue reading

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Are we listening to the Earth?

The Earth’s cries to us are silent, something we don’t always hear until it is too late. We are constantly neglecting our duties of taking care of the environment. It is not a priority in our life, it is something … Continue reading

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