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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  • January 17 at 1:09 PM
    I only see many One-Time Challenges, above so I'm only left with maybe 4 options each time I come on, two of which are to watch a documentary, which I'd love to do but don't know where these "additional resources" are where the films are being suggested.
  • December 17 at 8:51 AM
    The new  EcoChallenge dimension of NWEI discussion courses does not interest our group.  We challenge each other and commit to action within our group without the digital interaction.
  • December 10 at 12:00 PM
    Ava GannonF block SustainabilityInterview with a person 20 yrs older: I chose to interview my next-door neighbor, a drummer and an artist who works with my dad. As far as what they used to make and repair, he said that since there weren't cell phones to call anyone at any time people were more handy - they knew how to fix simple things around...