Coming to terms with any issue of identity can be challenging, and I’m still trying to sort through my feelings about being Alaskan. I had never reflected on this aspect of my identity before leaving for college, and I was wholly unprepared to do so in this new environment 4,000 miles away from everything familiar […]Read More Cross Country College Culture Shock
“We’re just going to throw all that paper away?” I asked, dismayed. My dad was poised to throw away the thick Sunday newspaper, with its many ad inserts and extra sections. I was a freshman in high school, and this was before the environmental movement was popular, before recycling was a fairly common household-level endeavor. […]Read More Hooked on Environmentalism
Hello! Thanks for joining me! My name is Monica and I have decided to join the blogging world so I can share my passion for environmentalism. Not surprisingly, I’ve realized that I’ve stopped learning as much since graduating from college last May and this is my attempt to keep gathering information. In addition to environmentalism, […]Read More Hello and Welcome!