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Eco Style Fashion Show Presents Sustainable Fashion 2014

by Katrina Lundy

What are you wearing? Youthful, sporty, and ecologically conscious is the look for 2014.

On April 22 from noon-2 p.m., Montgomery County Community College will hold its first fashion show featuring sustainable outfits from Plato’s Closet, Willow Grove, and the Barnes & Noble Campus Bookstore. 196 more words

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I is for Innards: A-to-Z Challenge

We had a call today from a prospective client who restored their récamier or fainting couch six years ago, with someone else.  The news was sad.   484 more words

Conservation Techniques

VOTE: 'Cooking Green Cuisine' Video National Award Finalist

by Alana J. Mauger, Think Green Editor

Montgomery County Community College is a finalist for Second Nature’s 2014 Climate Leadership Award and needs the community’s help! 164 more words

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Honors Program Students Chew on Topic of Sustainable Food

by Paul Goraczko, Think Green Correspondent 

As far as college courses go, ‘The Geography of Food: Fast, Slow, Global, Local, Policies, Politics, Economics, Energy, Sustainability, Culture and You,’ is a full-course meal. 1,020 more words

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Cities: Trends/Transformations Baltimore, Berlin, Boston, Singapore, Changsha

This month in Cities: The World Health Organization estimates that by 2030, 6 of every 10 people will live in a city, and by 2050, this proportion will increase to 7 of 10.   2,708 more words


Green Museums: Intro to Parts I-III (2014)

Green like you’ve never seen

Pittsburgh is a great place to debut the new Green Museums series, with stories and best green practices from a spectrum of botanic gardens, museums, history and science centers, and specialty institutions. 443 more words


Green Museums (Part III): Pittsburgh Botanic Garden

Imagine a 460-acre parcel that has been deep mined, surface mined, farmed by several generations,  and abandoned. Now, after more than a decade of brownfields reclamation and remediation… 2,444 more words