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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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  • January 13 at 10:04 AM
    This week the action I completed was to watch a documentary about food with family. The documentary I watched was What The Health on Netflix. It talks about the food industry and how it has impacted and continues to impact our health. The interest of big businesses has often come before the well-being of their consumers. It was pretty...
  • January 13 at 9:16 AM
    My choices for sustainable living are going rather good. It felt nice to explore a nature trail near my area and feel connected to my environment and not be attached to an electronic device. To smell the air and greet people near by fun, likewise to see wildlife just coexist. 
  • January 13 at 4:05 AM
    Yesterday evening I explored a nature path in my neighborhood but left my phone at home. Next time I will definitely bring it along so I can capture the moment. All in all, the path was extremely short and contained mostly poison oak than anything else. It would be nice to see my city revamp the area and put lights along the path to make it...