Great reuse focus for plastics!

"I’m not a tree hugger.  You cannot change the standard if you keep treating it like an alternative.  Sustainability has a new facet… dispel the sustainable view by expressing the cool"  - Pharrell

Pharrell Williams to design a clothing line, called Originals, for Adidas, which will use Bionic Yarn. That yarn uses 40 percent plastic scrap collected from oceans.

Redefining Sustainability Challenges: Designing Behavior Change Products

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Tradepal’s Inaugural Earth Day Student Reuse Campaign for 2014

Across the United States, colleges and universities are gearing up this Earth Day to participate in the inaugural Just TRADE It! student reuse campaign. The 4-week campus campaign empowers students to reduce their carbon…

Man      Quite an interesting walk ….

Global Educational Forecast by 2025

Global Educational Forecast by 2025:

50% - almost all of this rapid growth will occur in the developing countries, with more than 50% in India and China alone.

350,000 students - the combined capacity to attract international higher education to foreigners in this decade by traditional source countries, with Jordan and Malaysia each hoping to attract 100,000 each by 2020 and Singapore, hoping for 150,000 by the year 2015

8 million - the projected number of students to travel to other countries to study abroad by 2025 - almost 3 times today’s numbers.

262 million students - the projected number of students seeking global enrollment in higher education by 2025 

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The Global Knowledge Economy: An Increasingly Competitive Landscape

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Tradepal Blog: Millennials and the Student Debt Drag

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A recent Federal Reserve Bank of New York (FRBY) study suggests that millennials are retreating from big ticket purchases. After examining the trends, the study found that student debt reduces other types of borrowing such as mortgages and auto loans. After taking a closer look at the…

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Tradepal Blog: Millennials and the Student Debt Drag

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