Tag Archives: WP

Can We Use Fashion Towards Poverty?

Fashion just by itself automatically has a negative connotation towards the environment. Trends happen so quick now, they just simply seem wasteful and unmeaningful. We saw that in past readings, that fashion could actually be essential to solving environmental degradation, … Continue reading

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The Power of Mindfulness

This past week I have begin to spend more time practicing mindfulness. I first begin practicing for about 5 minutes every day and noticed a small difference, so I took on the challenge to fit meditating in every day for … Continue reading

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Poverty: Can the Cycle be Broken?

This last week we discussed the connection between poverty and environmental degradation. I read the Yes article and found what the author said to be logical. In our learning communities, my group elaborated on this point, talking about the lack … Continue reading

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Finding Peace In Hard Times

This past week I have learned more about wicked problems specific to my major and my future career path. My group and I started to dig deeper into the problem of energy usage in commercial buildings and the effects that come … Continue reading

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In regards to the last couple weeks of topics

In the recent weeks we have discussed topics on poverty, how the poor consume how it might affect the environment and How design is indicative of how people want to be perceived and the level of sustainability of fashion and … Continue reading

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New Perspective on Poverty

On the topic of our discussion about how wicked problems in industries effect poverty and people, it was one of the main points that resonate with what I have been studying ever since high school. From classes I have took … Continue reading

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Is this a corporation issue or a government?

This week, we were encouraged to spend ten minutes in mindfulness practice. I have loved the five minutes, but with ten, I have felt more relaxed and more calm! The coloring of the mandala i didn’t really take anything away … Continue reading

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Sustainability and the Poor

This week we continued to talk about sustainability and the effects is has on the poor. For my  reading, I was assigned to the “NO” article. While reading this article I was somewhat taken back by the use of the words … Continue reading

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Projects and Poverty

Hi friends, This week we went from five minutes of mindfulness practice daily, to ten minutes. This week has been super tough for me. It has been filed with so much stress and anxiety. My graphics class for interior design … Continue reading

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Mandalas, Mindfulness, and Much to Think About

This week, as a class we embarked further on our journey of mindfulness and sustainability. I very much so enjoyed this week because we were asked to up our time practicing mindfulness to ten minutes instead of five. This was … Continue reading

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