How I Started Purging My Closet For A Capsule Wardrobe – The Mentality Switch

Having a capsule wardrobe seems like the staple all minimalists have. As a result, when I first began my own minimalist journey, my closet was the first thing I decided to tackle. I began working through my wardrobe at a time when I lived between three homes, and I was moving constantly. Logistically, it just made sense for me to minimize how many things I needed to move from one place to another. I also was working on weight loss, so it was easy to get through some of the clothes that didn’t fit me anymore.

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Rethinking The Oceans | An Interview with Emily Nocito

Emily Nocito is a recent graduate of Stony Brook University with a degree in Coastal Sciences. Last August at the Millennium Campus Network Conference, Emily’s campaign 10 by 2020 won the ocean global campaign prize.
Emily has had a professional focus on communicating science and global change, giving talks through FameLab– a ¬†science communications competition, and also a TedxSBU talk on the importance of Women in STEM titled “Science and Self Discovery“. ¬†I had the pleasure of interviewing Emily about her 10 by 2020 campaign and her personal sustainability initiatives.

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