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Reflections of participants in the 2009 Sustainability Decathlon

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  •  Why I'm participating

    Thursday, Feb. 12, 2009

    I signed up for this class randomly because I wanted a chance to be more environmentally aware. I have loved this class so much because I have been able to meet new students on campus who are interested in environmental issues.

    I am very excited to see what the end results of this class are. I’m excited about all the schools that are involved and I think these students are so motivated and ready to do great things. I think the final presentation is going to be amazing and I can’t wait to see what everyone has come up with.

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  •  Why I'm participating

    Thursday, Jan. 29, 2009
    natashasm

    Since starting at Santa Clara, I’ve tried to take one “fun class” per quarter to spice up my core requirements fulfilling schedule. I have always been interested in the environment, and when I saw the description for this class, I thought it would be benefiting for me and the school I would work with. I’ve taken other classes that have solely dealt with the science behind changes in the environment , but I felt that this hands on project would be very eye-opening and would teach me things I wouldn’t be able to learn in the classroom.