Move Beyond the Hype

Explore sustainability more deeply at individual, societal, and global perspectives, and discover new ways of living and together, make change more possible and powerful.
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Sustainability is a complex and contested concept, but at its essence represents the hope for a healthy, just and bright future for us all. We offer Choices for Sustainable Living as an opportunity to move beyond the hype to explore sustainability more deeply. The course focuses less on defining sustainability than envisioning sustainability – what would a sustainable world look like? And how can we create it together?

Each category below is mapped to each session in your book, and contains actions for putting your knowledge into practice.

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  • October 20 at 5:20 PM
    Visited Oxbow (organic) Farm and Conservation Center today and took a 1.5 hour ecologist-led tour called "Floodplain Ecology and Dynamics." Very well done; learned  about the non-profit itself, but also about the history of the flood plains and movement of the river(s) over time, the delicate balances to consider when making...
  • October 19 at 11:42 AM
    I eat mostly a plant-based diet with the exception of some cheese and occasional meat products, usually only when it's involved in cultural eating. When I am trying the food from different countries (pork in Salvadorian pupusas last week for example) I will usually make an exception. Other than that, my grocery shopping is limited to fruits,...
  • October 19 at 11:31 AM
    Reflected on my relationship with the planet!