Author Archives: Lily Mesenbrink

Build a Vision

We live in a world that focuses on maximizing profits, and in return allows a lot of social injustices to occur. In this fashion, I am attempting to solve sweatshops— one of the negative consequences of the wicked problem economic … Continue reading

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Sustainability and Fast Fashion

The phrase “fast fashion” is something most people have heard of due to its domination in the industry. Although people heave heard the name, many do not know the effects mass production of clothes has on our environment. For example, … Continue reading

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Create Your Own Calm

At the beginning of the school year I made it a goal to practice mindfulness in order to become more in tune with myself. I first heard of mindfulness in a personal growth book I read over the summer and … Continue reading

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Live Life Cleaner

I used to think of myself as someone who loved our planet because I love to be outside and enjoy its beauty. After these past two weeks of class I realized I was reaping the benefits of a healthy environment … Continue reading

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