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Kevin McInerney- Write and Respond #2

Kevin McInerney December 3, 2017 Professor DeForest Write and Respond #2 Recycling The amount of material and information I was unfamiliar with that we covered in Math 33 throughout the course of the semester far exceeded my expectations. Many of … Continue reading

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Write and Respond: Reflection Writing Assignment

Before I have ever taken this class, sustainability has never been one of my main priorities. I have always tried recycling, taking quick showers, and turning the sink off while I brush my teeth but I never realized how big … Continue reading

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Write and Respond 2

Throughout this course I have learned a lot about the recycling process. I realize I have learned so much about how recycling works and my perspective has shifted significantly since the beginning of the semester. Going into the class, I … Continue reading

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Quantifying and Analyzing the Rhetoric of Climate Change

Before enrolling in this course, I considered myself to be generally aware of what’s happening in regards to global warming and climate change, however, upon summation of Math of Sustainability, I have a new understanding of how to process and … Continue reading

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Write and Respond 2: Recycling Facts vs. Myths

Growing up I have always recycled in my home, my neighborhood, and even in my elementary and high school we have always had separate bins for paper, glass, metal, and plastic. I have always been conscious of my recycling habits … Continue reading

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My Expansion of Knowledge of Recycling: Write and Respond 2

Write and Respond 2 Sarah Sobel November 27, 2017 Before taking Math 033, I was had limited awareness on the recycling industry and the alternative, modern landfills. In the beginning of the semester, the class read an article called “The … Continue reading

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The Impact of Recycling Cigarette Butts

Since we were young we have been told about how bad cigarettes are. They are, don’t get me wrong, but what if they could be beneficial to the environment? Instead of throwing them on the ground if we just took … Continue reading

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In the News 2-Tailgate Ambassadors Tackle Recycling at Penn State

  This article, published on a Penn State news website, describes the club called Tailgate Ambassadors and their role every game day. The article goes on to describe the club and how they actively promote proper recycling and sustainability techniques … Continue reading

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Buying Milk Locally: Does It Really Make a Difference?

Jessica Dickey Math 33 Write and Respond  Buying Milk Locally In this paper, I will be analyzing the benefits in buying milk from local dairies as opposed to grocery stores.  Throughout this paper, I will be providing summaries of the … Continue reading

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Write and Respond 1- Joy Blazofsky

In America today, there has been a strong increase in the amount of reusable water bottles that we see in our everyday lives, compared to using a plastic water bottle. I noticed this trend specifically at Penn State, but now … Continue reading

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