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What Makes a Sustainability Certification System Successful?

Sustainability certifications now cover a wide variety of areas including: Fair Trade and Organic for agricultural products, LEED for buildings, Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) for wood and paper products, and B corporation for entire companies. 867 more words


Representación proporcional

Mis últimas dos columnas para Excelsior han tratado sobre los sistemas de representación proporcional y las ventajas o desventajas de los legisladores plurinominales, un tema que… 1,454 more words


How to Configure UCF Knights Email on Apple Mail

Here is how I configured my UCF Knights email account on my Apple iMac. If you are having difficulties accessing your email on Outlook 365, follow the instructions below: 128 more words


Austin candidate poised to make history in run for Texas House of Representatives

Making history in Texas and doing it in style, Kevin Ludlow has been a candidate that many have watched in awe this year.

Ludlow could very well be the first Libertarian ever elected to the Texas House of Representatives. 772 more words


Operation Diagnosis

Diagnostic labels serve us both functionally and existentially/ontologically. The functionality dimension involves everything traditionally understood regarding the role(s) that diagnostic labels play, i.e., they help generate a level of therapeutic specificity so that practitioners are not shooting in the dark and/or giving an unnecessary lobotomy, and by extension they make treatment more effective—you don’t give antibiotics for a common cold, for example, and you don’t use lithium to treat generalized anxiety disorder. 893 more words


Have You Noticed That I Don't Write Op-Eds? Have You Ever Wondered Why?

I don’t write Op-Eds because they’re a waste of time. Nobody cares about my opinion and that’s good. Can you imagine how much damage I could do if people actually cared what I wrote and was in one of my moods? 211 more words

Houston non-profit group in a prime position to change Texas laws

Houston NORML has been around for nearly a quarter of a century, far longer than most other marijuana reform organizations. Located in the fourth largest U.S. 979 more words