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Mindfulness

I think mindfulness is important to beginning a social norm of sustainability. If we can get generations to start being mindful, we can create a culture of inter-generational responsibility. Starting this in our generation will mean the next generation will … Continue reading

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Mindfulness

This past week we visited the Sustainability offices and recycling center here on campus. Personally the upholstery shop was something I never knew about on campus. I always assumed that the university simply ordered new furniture whenever anything was worn … Continue reading

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Wicked Problems

Throughout my first week of wicked problems in industrial design my personal definition of sustainability has changed some though not too dramatically. Previously I thought of sustainability in terms of sustainable design in architecture. My professor last fall, Professor Jay … Continue reading

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