Storyfest 2015

George Washington University
Media-maker and Storyfest winner Anahi Ruiz shares what she learned while in Rome.
Purdue University
As engineers, Storyfest winners Jeremy Robison and David Wilson discuss the importance of communicating the story behind your idea.
Director, Planet Forward
Winners of the first Planet Forward Storyfest Competition met in Rome in October 2015 to present their ideas to sustainability leaders at the UN-FAO Committee on World Food Security.
STORYFEST: Using Media To Make a Difference
Planet Forward
Food + Innovation = ? Our judges choose the best answer to this question, which we posed to students around the world.
Improving water quality by reviving oyster populations
Improving water quality by reviving oyster populations
The George Washington University
Tara Scully is a biology professor at the George Washington University who combines a service learning element to her biology classes. In this specific project, she works with students on getting oysters to reproduce. Studies on the benefits of... Read More
Preserving Bees
Preserving Bees
University of Mississippi
After studying colony collapse disorder for 14 years, while the rest of the world takes chances to solve the problem, let's learn from them and get back to basics with agriculture!
#letpassionfeedyou
#letpassionfeedyou
Sewanee: University of the South
This video presents an example of someone who is very much connected to their food through their passion.  It shows an innovative way to include the food process into everyday hobbies.  It encourages them to find a hobbies that doubles as a self... Read More
Iowa State University
We all know that Washington D.C. is known for being home to the White House, the President, and many monuments, memorials, and museums. (Oh, my!) But did you know that, in 2013, D.C. was also home to approximately 650 thousand people; 18.6% of them... Read More
#plant1foward
#plant1foward
Sewanee: University of the South
This video reinforces that farmers are the reason we eat everyday. It simply presents the innovation of everyone growing a crop, with the hope that everyone will have a connection to their food and not take it for granted. In order to closer the... Read More

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