Here’s The Biggest Issue With The Pipeline

You’ve probably heard about the Keystone Pipeline. You know that thing our government has been fighting about for what feels like decades now? An opportunity to create more American jobs. A chance for our country to not depend on other countries for oil. All of this sounds great. I can see how people will buy into these ideas. These are the issues that people use … Continue reading Here’s The Biggest Issue With The Pipeline

Health and The Environment

As a health science major, I am very cognizant of the benefits of physical activity. Endless studies show that being physically active can reduce your risk of disease, have a positive effect on mental health, and generally improve one’s quality of life. In fact, most people do not need a course to understand this. I have also always had a passion for saving and maintaining … Continue reading Health and The Environment

Sustainability Abroad: A Traveler’s Insights on Environmentalism

It may be easy to deny climate change, or land-use change when we are not the ones experiencing its effects. Deforestation can feel like a far-off concept when you step outside and see a forest full of trees. Expose the public to actual environmental issues, and maybe then there will be a greater motivation for change. In Germany, for example, any number of people driving … Continue reading Sustainability Abroad: A Traveler’s Insights on Environmentalism