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Entries Tagged as 'Sustainability'

#093: On Rudeness.

January 16th, 2010 2 Comments

Currently listening to: “Shame Is On Your Side” – Terror Bird It’s time for a rant on manners, folks. I was going to write about the Michael Ignatieff townhall meeting (with emphasis on the running themes of extended metaphor usage) and the rather heartening level of student engagement. Let it be noted that though all […]


#064: Fashion and the (starving) university student

August 24th, 2009 2 Comments

Currently listening to: “Manchester England” – Hair (2009 New Broadway Cast) This is a bit of a throwback to Phoebe’s blog entries (one and two) from ages ago, with regards to campus trends and sartorial choices. A new school year is coming up in two (!) weeks, and what better way to celebrate/mourn (take your […]


#057: Chewing the books (and other recent news)

April 3rd, 2009 5 Comments

Currently listening to: “Margaret and Pauline” – Neko Case So there’s just the last few days left to go; crammed into these few days are the following: Arts One paper to write, poems to acquire in order to write aforementioned paper, a French test, and a French in-class essay. What glee! What larks! What splendiferous […]

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#025: How bloody pleasant.

November 14th, 2008 3 Comments

Currently listening to: “Love Me or Hate Me” – Lady Sovereign (click to enlarge photos) This used to be a woodsy forested area behind my house. It was absolutely gorgeous when it snowed in the winter – the snow-capped evergreens were absolutely gorgeous. Now it’s just going to be a huge bog of slush and […]