Category Archives: sustainability

Blog 6

Blog 6 Week 8   The Business Canvas Model my learning community created was an idea we came up with, centered around nature related design. We had the idea to combine and facilitate a relationship between a boutique and the … Continue reading

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Blog 5- Baker

This past week in Sustainability we discussed biophilia and the role it could play in designing for a more sustainable future. Biophilia we determined is the love of life, and of living things. I thought it was interesting to understand … Continue reading

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Blog 5

This week I read an article about bio-inspired smart skin. Engineers and scientists have come up with a bio smart skin. This artificial skin will be used for airplanes, buildings, bridges, and machines. This skin has tactile sensing, thermal sensing … Continue reading

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Blog 5

This week we watched a couple of videos including a TedTalk by Elora Hardy. Hardy is an architect who grew up and lived in Bali all her life. This country is in a tropical region filled to the abundance with … Continue reading

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Maybe, there is still yet to learn.

It’s funny how when this class started I didn’t really care that much. I didn’t want to pay attention because I thought I knew all there was to know. So imagine my surprise, when I find myself telling my parents … Continue reading

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Living Green

This week in class, we spoke about in-store greenery. I enjoyed this topic because of the benefits having plants in your store can bring. Not only can greenery bring an aesthetic appeal to a store, but it can also be … Continue reading

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Bio-Mimicry

Week six was an interesting week, because we learned about both bio-mimicry and we went to the recycling center. Usually we focus on one topic throughout the week, so it was kind of difficult to correlate the two. As for … Continue reading

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