May 9 - July 4, 2018

Spring Online Course

Northwest Earth Institute

This course will be facilitated online by NWEI staff. Starting Wednesday, May 9th through June 27th, participants will meet weekly at 9am PST / 12pm EST for eight, interactive hour-long course sessions using the NWEI's online meeting service. Participants will need to be online on a computer for the course meetings, where you will view slides accompanying our discussion.

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 3,478 Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    21
    locally sourced meals
    consumed
  • up to
    59
    public officials or leaders
    contacted
  • up to
    50
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    1
    people
    helped
  • up to
    2
    petitions
    signed
  • up to
    3
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    385
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    72
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    6
    miles
    travelled by foot
  • up to
    10
    miles
    travelled by bike
  • up to
    21
    whole food meals
    consumed
  • up to
    7
    neighbors
    met
  • up to
    6,735
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    14
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    7
    zero-waste meals
    consumed

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  • June 27 at 9:39 AM
    Here is the link to the Radical Imagination exhibit I mentioned in today's session: www.thejusticefleet.com/radical-imagination
  • June 20 at 10:09 AM
    Hey everyone... I'm sorry I've been away the last couple weeks. I've been co-facilitating a camp and working zero waste at events in the community. I feel like I am living sustainability & kicking a**! That being said I realize I have not been keeping some commitments and promises I have made to the group. One being sending information...
  • June 13 at 2:13 PM
    Hello! I'm sorry I haven't been active in the class the past two weeks. On the 31st my wife and I significantly increased our family's ecological footprint by welcoming our second child to the world. Things have been a little silly since then. I'm especially disappointed to have missed today's discussion, since sustainable...
  • June 13 at 9:48 AM
    I find it ironic that our topic for today was transportation, and I have flown thousands of miles and driven hundreds of miles to land myself in Moscow, ID this week. My sister lives in town, just a few blocks from Main Street and a few more blocks from the city's parks and amazing neighborhoods. Even though I live 'in town' at home, just 1.2...
  • June 6 at 10:03 AM
    I am out of town for the next 10 days, so can't actually build my home community this week. That said, I am inspired by this group and am encouraged to take more regular action once I get back home. Although it is hard to feel personal when communicating with voices online, I love how I am starting to recognize different people's voices,...
  • June 1 at 9:12 AM
    I recently participated in a Neighbor Circle led by Neighborhood Connections.  Here's an example, http://www.lawrencecommunityworks.org/node/64. Last week participants from the Neighbor Circle met at a local business in the neighborhood to continue building relationships while supporting a locally owned ice cream shop. It provided us time to...

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