This is the publication’s final piece for the spring 2020 semester. Sofia Liszka will continue to serve as Editor in Chief this fall when GreenHawks Media’s content production and 10th Anniversary celebration resume. By: Sofia Liszka Though this spring semester was unpredictable and challenging, it was still a successful and memorable time for my team … More Until Next Fall!
By: Mia Lee On many occasions, many of us are stumped as to what to get someone. Whether it’s for Valentine’s day, a birthday, or a special occasion, we want that person to have something they would like to have but spend a reasonable amount of money on the person. I am here to tell … More GECOS (Eco-friendly gifts)
By: Keely Dunham Living a sustainable and healthy life can be difficult when it comes to living in the dorms on campus. However, with some creativity, it isn’t as difficult as you think. Here are some simple ideas to be greener in your dorm! 1.Turn off the bathroom lightsEven though most of the lights in the … More 10 Easy Ways to Be Green in Your Dorm!
Like everyone, I’ll easily admit that I have more stuff than I need. But if I had to rank my top 10 most important possessions from looking around my dorm room, here’s what I’d pick: Laptop Phone Backpack, because it’s like an extra limb at this point Ipod (I may be the only person who … More Alison’s Essentials
The minimalist lifestyle, appealing to some only when in the process of moving, is a very rational solution to our society’s strong dependence on “stuff”. Admittedly, my house is quite cluttered, although I suspect I could scale down significantly with minimal tears. I’ve spent summers digging in the garden of a summer cottage with no … More Anna’s Essentials
I definitely have a lot of unnecessary “stuff”. Now that I live in an apartment it’s hard to imagine how it all ever fit into a dorm room. However, I think challenging myself to think about how things would be different if I led a minimalist lifestyle is a great thing. My life would definitely … More Miami Minimalists: Jamie’s Essentials
I am not a needy person but I have more than I need. I have done plenty of backpacking and tent camping trips getting by on the bare minimum. However, after these short trips I come home to my plush feather bed and closet full of way to many “going out” shoes. If I were … More Chloe’s Essentials
I tend to think of my stuff the same way Alton Brown views his Kitchen. “The only uni-tasker I allow in my Kitchen is a fire extinguisher!” I’m a very practical person when it all comes down to it, and I’m pretty good at talking myself out of buying frivolities. Not to say I lead … More Allyson’s Essentials
Recently, GreenHawks wrote an article about Minimalism: the move toward reducing copious amounts of “stuff” to live a life with less clutter and more purpose. We decided to start a series of the 10 things we would absolutely NEED if we decided to take minimalism to the extreme and could only keep the things on … More Olivia’s Essentials