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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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  • April 21 at 11:11 PM
    This week I worked on really adhering to a meal plan so I didn't buy food that I would ultimately waste. I also decreased the amount of meat I was eating but also the amount of processed food as well. I ate more meals I prepared myself. I think during the winter/when I'm busy it can be really simple to just get the easy option for food. This...
  • April 21 at 10:31 PM
    This week for my ecochallenge I calculated my ecological footprint. The calculator says that we would need 4.7 Earths if everyone lived this way.  I was below the US average barely, but other countries had a much lower footprint. These results were shocking to me I didn't realize just how big my impact was and that most people are the same.  I...
  • April 21 at 10:03 PM