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FINAL BLOG

Final Blog How would you now define sustainability and sustainable design, in your own words? Is this different from how you conceptualized these concepts at the beginning of the course? I would define sustainability as a way to make the … Continue reading

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Blog 11

Sustainability is not the problem, people knowing about sustainability is the wicked problem we deal with in today‚Äôs society. Most people do not know anything about sustainability or that the activities they might be doing daily could be very harmful … Continue reading

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Blog 10

From reading the probes packing of the older individual I learned that she loves color and bright prints, she lives in a three story house that only has stairs. Her laundry room is downstairs and would love to have a … Continue reading

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Blog 9

I found the Tim Brown reading very insightful. He really opens your eyes to see that it is for people not for profit. Not all the most critical design issues are to be found in the developing world. We have … Continue reading

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Week 10 Blog

Sage glass- electronically tintable glass. Gives users full control over the sun with touch of a button or automatically. Reduces energy consumption, promotes sustainability, gives comfort to occupants. Gives people a sense of time because they can see outside. This … Continue reading

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Blog 7

My sustainable journey so far has been an interesting one. I would definitely have to say I have learned a lot more about sustainability then I ever would have just on my own. In my own personal life I have … Continue reading

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Blog 6

All the LOLA shows brought awareness to everyone about sustainable products or practices that we did not know about before. For example my lola show brought awareness to our use or plastics. Plastics are one of the greatest causes of … Continue reading

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