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Alexander Middleton

Spring 2021 April Ann's ESR 140!

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 120 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    120
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    60
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    1
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    1
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    1
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill

Alexander's Actions

Co-Creating Living Peace

Practice Gratitude For Earth

I will spend 30 minute(s) per day outside, practicing gratitude (prayer, meditation, journaling, etc.) for Earth and the nature surrounding me.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Co-Creating Living Peace

Volunteer In My Community

I will work for peace, justice, and/or sustainability by volunteering 2 hour(s) in my community.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Responding to Systemic Violence

Reduce Single-Use Disposables

Historically, marginalized and low-income communities live closer to landfills, contributing to a multitude of health problems. To reduce the landfill space needed for my lifestyle, I will not use single-use items this week (i.e. plastic straws, plastic cutlery, plastic water bottles, disposable coffee cups, and plastic bags).

Completed
One-Time Action

Understanding Systems through Conflict Transformation

Pay Attention to Current Events

I will observe local, national, and international news each day this week through a conflict resolution lens.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Understanding Systems through Conflict Transformation

Track My Purchases

I will keep a journal of all my purchases this week and research their impact on conflicts and social justice.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Justice for the Whole Community

Do Nature Activities

I will engage in nature-based activities alone, or with my friends or family, for 60 minute(s) this week. (This can be anything from going on a walk or hike, to noticing the leaves changing color, to reading a book with nature themes.)

Completed
One-Time Action

Justice for the Whole Community

Define Justice

Using the guidelines on page 46, I will work with my group to draft a two to three sentence definition of justice that we can agree to use for the rest of this course.

Completed
One-Time Action

It's all connected

Watch a Documentary

I will spend 90 minutes watching a movie about a peace, justice, or sustainability issue I would like to know more about.

Completed
One-Time Action

Peace Talks

Recognize Manipulative Communication Tactics

This week, I will spend 30 minutes learning more about gaslighting, tone policing, and/or microaggressions so that I can avoid them in my own communication.

Completed
One-Time Action

Peace Talks

Share my Actions

I will make my environmental actions visible with a lawn sign or bumper sticker, or by posting to my social media networks.

Completed
One-Time Action

It's all connected

Use the Iceberg Activity to Practice Systems Thinking

Using the Iceberg Activity referenced on page 1, I will practice systems thinking with my group.

Completed
One-Time Action

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