Environment

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April 7: Advocacy Updates from WoMN Act

Advocacy updates related to equity and justice

  • 04/07/2021
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Managing Climate Grief

Symptoms include sleeplessness, difficulty making decisions, feeling out of control, and even guilt about being alive.

  • 06/24/2020
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Tapestry: An Evolution in Our Ecosystem

commentary about how people connect with the environment

  • 06/24/2020
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Winona LaDuke: A Leader of the Green Revolution

At one time, Minnesota had 11 hemp mills, in towns like Winona and Stillwater.

  • 06/24/2020
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Youth Take Action

Excerpts from “Eyewitness: Minnesota Voices on Climate Change”

  • 06/24/2020
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Shifting Ecological Mindsets With Art

Today, my environmental art is built upon an expanded definition of ecology.

  • 06/24/2020
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Climate Consciousness: A Crescendo of Women’s Voices

In 2009, I was dragged into a new reality — one in which restoring Minnesota’s Northwoods to its historical grandeur is not possible due to the state’s fast-warming climate.

  • 06/24/2020
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SeeDo: Earth Day

Virtual environmental activism events you can take part in to honor the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, despite #StayHomeMN.  April

  • 03/16/2020
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This Is Personal

A few years ago, my friend and I had a conversation about the future of the world. We were both

  • 03/16/2020
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Mindful Consumption

Now every fashion and apparel course at St. Kate’s includes texts and coursework that offer holistic views of sustainability issues in the fashion industry.

  • 01/26/2020
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Building Sustainable Community

Kim Norton was accustomed to being the “first” when she was elected in 2018 as the first woman to serve

  • 11/26/2019
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Healthy Self, Healthy Planet

The moment we say, ‘we don’t need this bug, we don’t need this plant,’ the system starts to weaken. If this happens again and again, the system collapses. Every time we have excluded a person or group of people, it has been at our own peril. We will have a viable future only when diverse knowledge, skills, attitudes, and cultural understanding are brought to the table.

  • 09/25/2019