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FINAL BLOG-Burks

Sustainability to me is the ways in which we look to find different ways of doing things to better the process and better the outcomes that come from those processes in hopes to better our ecosystem. It is keeping in … Continue reading

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Blog 8-Burks

I thought the year long performance project of the little brown dress was really interesting. I really admire Alex Martin for rejecting all things society tells us to do regarding wearing clothes and not wearing them all the time, but … Continue reading

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BLOG 7-Burks

In the article I read about radically redesigning the super market store spaces I thought it was really interesting that it talked a lot about problems that people who have not as able bodies have such as sight and mobility … Continue reading

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blog 6-Burks

I had very mixed feelings about doing the in class activity with the business canvas model. I feel like we do the same thing over and over again in this class, which is choosing a problem to solve and designing … Continue reading

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Blog 5-Burks

I was traveling during this week of classes, but during my flights and times traveling between states through airports and cruise port terminals I actively observed some sustainable practices that different companies I encountered were practicing or not practicing. I … Continue reading

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Blog 4-Burks

I really enjoyed all of the activities this week for our sustainability class. I am a very hands on learner so being able to legitimately be hands on with the outdoor activity at the OSU Botanical Gardens was awesome (even … Continue reading

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Blog 3- Burks

The main thing I learned from the Michael Pawlyn TED talk was that we need to make some changes to better our world. We need to learn to do things and make things the way nature does. Doing that we … Continue reading

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Blog 2

I thought it was interesting in the lecture on Tuesday when we talked about collaborating with international scientists to create from scratch new sustainable materials through a fermentation process. She took inert to living matter. She brews tea adding sugar … Continue reading

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Blog 1 Sustainability

I thought the past two lectures for sustainability were both interesting in the way that they were connecting certain historical events to things sustainability related such as the dust bowl. Being from Oklahoma I had never really thought that those … Continue reading

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