Category Archives: Sustainability in Daily Life

End of Food Waste

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People’s Climate March..A positive highlight of 2014

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Understanding Organics Recycling in the context of cities:

What NYC is doing about food waste and how its helping the city. Continue reading

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Riverkeeper Sweep- May 10 2014

About the Riverkeeper Sweep: The Riverkeeper Sweep is a Waterkeeper Alliance SPLASH Series event that engages local communities nationwide in water-based activities and clean water action, and this May 10th was the signature event for New York City and the Hudson Valley. This is … Continue reading

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How to make new friends?: easy; go on a scavenger hunt together…

SUMASA is the name of the volunteer student organization that’s part of the MS in Sustainability Management at Columbia University (where I study and now work as well :-)) They always plan fun events including a weekly happy hour and … Continue reading

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Cash from Trash; event summary of a Columbia University sponsored Panel discussion

Colin Beaven was the moderator of the event; considered by MSNBC as one of the 10 most influential men. He’s most widely known for the ‘no impact’ living method introduced by him and his family, which now has spread to … Continue reading

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Trying to see history unfold: Occupy Wall Street

As part of our bi-monthly net impact meeting we decided to offer a tour of the ‘Occupy Wall Street’ movement right at the heart of where it started and became a global sensation from. The actual number of interested members … Continue reading

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Silk road adventures

I had an amazing day today visiting a silk road exhibit at the Penn museum, PA. It was a wonderful day and I decided to make the most of it. It was sort of experiment and adventure in sustainable living … Continue reading

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Year of water..a local panel to celebrate and discuss water issues

University of Pennsylvania has named 2010-2011 academic year the “year of water”(more info on that at http://yearofwater.org). The point is to remember how important this natural resource is to our survival and how we have to immediately stop taking it … Continue reading

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Celebrating National Trails day in Delaware Water Gap

Last year I was not able to take part in the National Trails day which made me even more determined to take a hike this year in honor of it. I was delighted that this year in addition to taking … Continue reading

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