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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?

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  • October 24 at 2:46 PM
    I found a new walking trail through farmlands near where I am staying in England. On the lefthand side of the photographs there are big tubes poking out of the ground. I belive these are for the water testing going on in  the area, which I'm excited to learn more about as I keep exploring the South coast. You'll see the sheep dotting the fields...
  • October 22 at 8:54 PM
    I didn't actually successfully accomplish either of the challenges that I picked out this week. 1) 30 outside enjoying nature every day and 2) 1 meal a day free from processed food. It wasn't a complete failure though, because I learned several things, even though I didn't accomplish the challenges. I now know: I don't know what exactly is...
  • October 22 at 7:30 PM
    I have been doing this for several weeks now but my house is fully equipped with reusable straws and reusable bags for groceries. Starbucks has put in an effort with using a nitro lid and only handing out straws if asked for. There was a set back when COVID-19 first happened since in many grocery stores you weren't allowed to bring in your own...