:: GoGreen Week @DMU :: What’s on today ::

Today 23rd September is `Health & Well Being Day`. The timeline of the day is as follow: Lunchtime guided walk led by Ian Murdey, DMU Transport Co-ordinator – meet at Estates Services Building at 12.00 Picnic on Trinity Lawn with giant Jenga, connect 4 and other fun games. Please bring a dish to share for…

:: GoGreen Week @DMU :: What’s on today ::

Today 22nd September is Community Volunteering Day at Mile2 Get your fingers green with community gardening in Tudor Park, transforming it into a sensory garden. Meet the Mile2 residents by sampling some of the upcoming projects and relaxing in the M2 Community Café. The Mile² Community Café will be serving refreshments all day to provide…

:: GoGreen Week @DMU :: What’s on today ::

Today is Sustainable Food and Fairtrade Day! That means that you can make your own fairtrade chocolate! You only need to take part in the Fairtrade chocolate workshop taking place in Campus Centre. And you can also find fairtrade and organic food just inside DMU, great! Organic fruit and veg stall – Eric Wood (10.30…

:: GoGreen Week @DMU :: What’s on today ::

After the launch of the totalizer yesterday, on the job of the VC and of the 14 Japanese students, today is Transport Day. Many activities have been organised @DMU and the main theme is precisely transportation. Therefore join us in Campus Centre to try our special bikes, jump in for advice on green means of…

:: GoGreen Week @DMU :: 19th-23rd of September ::

The Japanese students have arrived and the GoGreen week has started!! This morning the VC has launched the energy totalizer that will update day by day the quantity of energy saved @DMU (as you can see they were wearing green, of course, as me actually!). The students are currently on a tour of the University…

:: 50th week :: PhD progress ::

Here we are again trying to understand what I have been doing this week. Actually LOADS of things! There was the Go Green week to be organised and all the confusing and thrilling unexpected things to think about when only few days are left! The website is now working and it looking quite good. We…

:: Happy 40th Anniversary :: @Greenpeace ::

I am happy of celebrating 40 years of Greenpeace. I do admire so much their courage and dedication for all the injustices and issues of our poor planet. The future of our planet rests with each and every one of us. As Mahatma Gandhi once said, “We need to be the change we wish to…

:: The Story of Bottled Water ::

The Story of Bottled Water, released on March 22, 2010 (World Water Day) employs the style of Story of Stuff to tell the story of manufactured demand—how you get Americans to buy more than half a billion bottles of water every week when it already flows from the tap. Over five minutes, the film explores…

:: 48th week :: PhD progress

It is incredible how time can go fast. This week had just rushed away and I am feeling a little uncomfortable, not having ticked off everything from my `to-do list`. But my experience says that it is always the same story, isn`t it? Anyway, a lot of readings have been on this week. Particularly about…