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Yay! Field Trip!

    Recently, my class took a field trip to the sustainability office. Even though I did not know this place existed, I still assumed OSU had something like it. The visit was interesting! The upholstery shop was cool to me … Continue reading

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The Office

The visit to the sustainability office was very useful, in the fact that it is one of the many types of places I can use my degree for after I graduate. It gave me a view of how sustainable interior … Continue reading

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What Happens When You Recycle?

The visit to the sustainability office was an eye-opening experience for me. It was interesting to be able to see local recycling practices up close in person. Was any of the shredded paper that was turned into a bale in … Continue reading

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discussions of a not so greek tragedy

Why is it that we are drawn to tragedy? For example, the modern genre of “true crime” has skyrocketed in popularity over the last 20 years. This is because people love to learn about mysteries and to delve into the … Continue reading

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Sustainability Adventures

From the presentation during our sustainability office visit I learned that sustainability is: meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. Sustainability equals good stewardship of the environment, economy, and … Continue reading

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The Great Smog

I have always loved to travel.  I have been fortunate to go on many different vacations with my family. We have visited different countries and seen many different cultures.  One of my favorite vacations was when my parents took our … Continue reading

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Small Changes Lead to Big Impacts

Visiting the Sustainability Office for last week’s class was a very eye opening opportunity. I was unaware that OSU had a sustainability office, recycling building and a compost plant. I learned so much about the little things OSU does to … Continue reading

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