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Write and Respond 2 Reflection

When I signed up for Mathematics for Sustainability, I thought I was enrolling in a course that looked at sustainability themes from a mathematical perspective. In addition to learning new ways to solve problems and tackle unknown material, I had … Continue reading

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Write and Respond 1: The Meridian Laundry Room – Zach Lutz

The Meridian is an apartment complex that is located on East College Avenue. It is conveniently located across the street from the South Halls on campus. The Meridian consists of three towers of apartments with one centrally located laundry room … Continue reading

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Riley Schear W&R1

How much money does a reusable water bottle save?   There are millions of plastic water bottles used throughout the world every day.  That equates to millions of dollars spent daily.  If you break it down to the individual consumer … 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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In the News: The Sweeping Effects of Wildfires on Reservoirs

In the news people witness how wildfires in the west can blaze across terrain, destroying ecosystems, burning homes, tarnishing communities, and keeping firefighters busy at work. All of these effects are evident just by a simple glance, but what many … Continue reading

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