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The World Cleanup 2012

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By Christin Boggs in New Events on Saturday 12 November 2011

The World Cleanup 2012 is an international movement, begun in 2008, in Estonia, with the goal to cleanup waste. Check out the website to see if your country has a cleanup already in the works. If not, you can start a cleanup! You can also contribute to the movement by downloading the World Cleanup Waste […]

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VASA Project: an online media studies workshop

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By Christin Boggs in New Trends on Saturday 12 November 2011

The VASA Project is ‘an online media studies workshop connecting individuals and communities on a global scale who have interest in media studies, photography, digital media arts, and sound’. Check out the project website for upcoming online workshops and to view current exhibitions.

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Photo essay about a teen art program in Wexford

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By Christin Boggs in New Photography on Saturday 12 November 2011

My brand new project entitled Ag fás [grow] is now up on my website. I traveled to Ireland this summer to teach at Cow House Studios: a teen art program located on a working farm in Wexford. While in residency, I used my camera to observe quiet moments in a new landscape.

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Tableware made from bio-degradable material

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By Christin Boggs in New Eco on Wednesday 9 November 2011

Hosting a party this holiday season? Check out Susty Party’s 100 percent biodegradable, compostable tableware, made from materials like bagasse: the remains of sugarcane stalks. Their products include plates, cups, bowls and flatware.

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The Greenhorns: supporting young farmers in America

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By Christin Boggs in New Trends on Tuesday 8 November 2011

Their mission: to recruit, promote and support young farmers in America. The Greenhorns website and blog are excellent resources for anyone interested in any aspect of growing food.

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Lenscratch

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By Christin Boggs in Cool Websites on Tuesday 8 November 2011

Lenscratch is a blogzine that explores contemporary photography and offers opportunities for exposure and community. The blogzine’s founder, Aline Smithson, regularly posts new photographic projects along with online exhibitions based around themes like Family, Summer, and Visual Pranks and Puns.

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