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Poverty and Mindfulness Mandalas

This week was all about sustainability and poverty. Throughout this week we looked into the debate on how poverty and sustainability interact and affect one another. I read the article that was supporting the argument that sustainability and poverty are … Continue reading

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Mandala and Poverty

This week we were asked to up our game in our mindfulness practices. Instead of just taking five minutes to, for me, meditate, we were now asked to try and attempt ten minutes. Honestly, I was excited to use a … Continue reading

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Should corporations be helping more

This week we had to take 10 minutes out of our day to practice mindfulness, after hearing about what we had to do in class about meditating and then coloring I chose to do this to see if this would … Continue reading

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Save the World or Keep the Lights On?

Alternative Title: “How it’s Not My Fault the World is Falling Apart at the Same Rate My Shoes Are.” I never thought there would be someone out there with the opinion that the environment is degrading because of poor people. … Continue reading

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Making the change

My mindfulness practice this week has been super not where I’ve been wanting it to go. I have not been able to meditate and take that time to just not think about anything and remind myself to take that time. … Continue reading

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The Never-Ending Cycle

This week we continued the conversation on sustainability. Specifically, we were discussing the concept of poverty and sustainability. Some things that we began discussing were how poverty was an endless cycle that could be both a direct cause of environmental … Continue reading

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Thinking in my Life

I had hoped that this week, I would be out of this mood slump that I’ve been in but I haven’t really reached the end of it. Of course I am aware that things will get better but for now, … Continue reading

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If the Planet were a Brownie and We’re the Bakers, Where is our Chocolate Coming From?

Hello, readers and classmates!                 Since the semester started, we have discussed everything from global collapse to globalization to recently – the big industries that cause many of the environmental problems from the last few weeks! In these last two … Continue reading

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Vote Out Poverty

Splitting into our different breakout room, my group immediately agreed with the concept of business investing into poor/impoverished areas to improve. It is helping the poor and depending on how the business invests their money, the impoverished places could start … Continue reading

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Problems In Design

In my group the past two weeks we have had really deep conversations about Wicked problems in the fashion and interior design industries. Everyone had good points and different ways of looking at the problem. In the fashion and sustainability … Continue reading

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