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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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Blog 4

This past week on Tuesday I took away quite a number of things from our class outdoor activity. Considering the fact that I only had one other person in my group present that day we both had the opportunity to … Continue reading

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Blog 3

Blog 3 I thought that Michael Pawlyn’s TedTalk was interesting. When he said that he and his group found a substitute for glass called ETFE it really caught my interest. Apparently, they welded the material together and found it was … Continue reading

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Blog Post 7- Empathetic Design

Empathic design is a very interesting concept to me. It touches on important aspects in order to become a sustainable, eco-friendly, yet socially conscious brand, company, and/or individual. I believe this is a complicated process to properly achieve for most … Continue reading

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Sustainability Journey: Week One

Sustainability in my own words is the process of utilizing and producing goods that can be used harmlessly for a long period of time. It is becoming more vital in our society to resort to sustainability methods due to the … Continue reading

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Blog 1

Sustainability is to find more purposes for an object/ product to make it last longer. Its how to use an object/ product to its the fullest extent. Sustainability from a designers stand point is to see things differently. These are … Continue reading

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Final blog

Sustainability to me is a whole new level of understanding. I have learned so much in the past 16 weeks about sustainability that I never knew before. I think that I have really changed my life around ever since that … Continue reading

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The Journey is Never Over.

When I first took this course, I think I cared more about the number of days until graduation than I did about actually learning anything. This time around, after each reading we were assigned, I finished with the feeling that … Continue reading

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Final Blog

Sustainability is not just a trend that will pass, it is a way of life that will come to pervade every aspect of human life in the years to come. It is the method by which humans will be able … Continue reading

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Final Blog

When describing the difference between sustainability and sustainable design, I think about it as a lifestyle vs a design that helps support being sustainability. To me sustainability is more of a way of being and is more of an umbrella … Continue reading

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