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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  • March 22 at 5:00 PM
    We went to Great Falls on Monday and even though I have lived here for a while I have never been.  I brought a couple of bags just in case there was trash to clean up and was surprised to find that there was actually quite a bit.  Most of it was recent however we found a really old coke can that had washed up on shore which was interesting.  I...
  • March 22 at 4:31 PM
    This past weekend I spent several hours helping with my local robotics team
  • March 22 at 2:06 PM
    I was able to reduce my plastic footprint by bringing my own bags to the grocery store and not utilizing plastic utensils and straws in the Johnson Center. It was much more difficult to avoid using plastic silverware than I believed it would be, as that required me to remember to bring my own silverware to campus and refuse other silverware...