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Anti Food Waste

 

This project covered an in depth exploration conservation efforts regarding food.  The website provides an introduction to the problem, the root causes of the challenges related to feeding the population, and shares information about various countries affected by this problem.  Grassroots solutions are shared in an effort to take local action to help alleviate this global challenge.  

 

Environment, Sustainability, Food and Water, Website Middle School, Social Studies

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Rapping the Climate

 

This spoken word performance highlighted the challenge presented to urban communities by climate change and it’s impact on food production and distribution.  The specific focus of the study and performance revolved around local responses in Minneapolis, MN to alleviating stress on food distribution.  Community gardens combined with food recycling efforts were interwoven through this live performance.

 

Food and Water, Performing Arts, Environment Middle School, Social Studies

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Serving Justice

 

"Serving Justice" incorporates what students learned from their studies of the food system, factory farming, and the industrialization of food, and incorporates into a performance and visual arts piece in which festival participants may take a seat at the "Table of Justice" and appreciate the tablecloth adorned with animal, fruit, and vegetable typography created with Illustrator that reveal the cost of industrial farming and the benefits of organic farming along with sustainable meal from menus created with InDesign.

Environment, Food and Water, Exhibit, Global Health High School

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