Archive - February 2015

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D’Youville Chips in for Haiti: The SOIL Project
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The ABC’s to Commuter Culture
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Too Time-Strapped to Burn Calories?

D’Youville Chips in for Haiti: The SOIL Project

Throughout the past few months, you may have seen signs and posters advertising and asking students for help painting pots. Why pots? SOIL, or Sustainable Organic Integrated Livelihoods, is an organization committed to providing healthy lifestyles by transforming waste into resources. They achieve this through EcoSan, or Eco-Sanitation, in which human waste is returned to the soil in a useable, healthy form.

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The ABC’s to Commuter Culture

Two-thirds of the D’Youville population is commuter students. If you really think about it, that adds up to nearly two thousand people!  Students at DYC commute from neighboring towns and even neighboring country (Ey Canadians!)  In this blog post, I’ll share the unspoken rules and shortcuts that I’ve learned during my time here.  So here it is… the ABC’s to DYC’s Commuter Culture.

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Too Time-Strapped to Burn Calories?

Mid-February is one of my busiest times during the school year and I can imagine it is the same for most students here at D’Youville. It’s when you realize your well into the middle of your Spring term and you may or may not have caught up on your course readings and assignments, not to mention that exam coming up next week! Don’t worry, I believe there’s a method to your madness. I know you’ll get it done! But normally during this time of year, we tend to revert back to unhealthy habits of stress eating or we forget to[…]

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