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GWU student Erica Halvorson always figured that what she put into her body was a personal decision, but it turns out that it is quite the public concern.
Affiliation:
The George Washington University
November 14, 2014
Overall Score of
9
We caught up with the experts and students at our Women, Agriculture and Climate Change salon to ask what can be done to help women solve the coming hunger crisis.
Tjada McKenna on How To Feed a Village with Smaller Fish
November 13, 2014
Overall Score of
3
GWU Student Tim Palmieri added organics to his life, and discovered benefits he says are worth the extra price tag.
Affiliation:
George Washington University
November 12, 2014
Overall Score of
11
The complicated problems of agriculture and climate change require complicated solutions, but Molly Brown and Tjada McKenna give us plenty of reasons to be hopeful for the women of the future.
USAID's Tjada McKenna on Women as the Solution
Affiliation:
Planet Forward
November 11, 2014
Overall Score of
2
A Readout from Planet Forward’s Salon on Women, Climate Change & Agriculture
Affiliation:
Planet Forward, The George Washington University School of Media and Public Affairs
November 10, 2014
Overall Score of
5
Rain, runoff and the changing climate - our regional levels of precipitation will change by the 2040s.
Affiliation:
Planet Forward, George Washington University School of Media and Public Affairs
November 07, 2014
Overall Score of
5
When I was growing up I too often had to explain my vegetarian diet and the soy substitutes I ate to my friends at lunch time; the phrase I seemed to gravitate towards to explain my unconventional... Read More
Affiliation:
The George Washington Universtiy
November 06, 2014
Overall Score of
11
Women are vital to agriculture, but are not given the same access to land or resources as men. Check out the stats on how women could help feed the planet.
Affiliation:
Planet Forward, Corcoran School of the Arts and Design at the George Washington University
November 04, 2014
Overall Score of
7
From the sun to people exercising in the gym, Furman is capturing energy from any source they can.
Affiliation:
AVD Fellow - David E. Shi Center
November 03, 2014
Overall Score of
4
The Furman Farm
Affiliation:
AVD Fellow - David E. Shi Center
November 03, 2014
Overall Score of
4
Women have a huge impact on agriculture, but are we giving them the tools they need to help feed the planet? Planet Forward's next salon aims to find out.
Affiliation:
Planet Forward, The George Washington University School of Media and Public Affairs
November 03, 2014
Overall Score of
6
I’ve never been a fan of bugs. They bite and sting me, mooch off my meals, and intrude upon my personal space. Kind of like my roommate. Some of them are creepy, crawly and often found in dirty,... Read More
Affiliation:
The George Washington University
October 31, 2014
Overall Score of
15
Ecoacoustics are a means of communication that contemporary composers are using to bring attention to the environment in an innovative way. Combining the humanities and sciences, ecoacoustics have... Read More
Ecoacoustics
Affiliation:
Furman University
October 31, 2014
Overall Score of
6
Gardening for Good serves as a network and resource center for community gardens in Greenville County. With the implementation of a Tool Library this past summer, Gardening of Good continues to... Read More
Gardening for Good
Affiliation:
Furman University
October 31, 2014
Overall Score of
5
Located in the budding town of Traveler's Rest, South Carolina, this unique, sustainable cob bike rack was created by the Natural Builders of the Upstate. This bike rack can be found along the... Read More
Natural Builders of the Upstate bike rack
Affiliation:
Furman University
October 30, 2014
Overall Score of
6