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Steve Hewland

General Manager, The Headwaters in Glenorchy

Living Building Challenge - Camp Glenorchy

PRESENTED ON JUN 24, 2017
IN QUEENSTOWN @ VOL 7

Steve Hewland presents a new concept in sustainable hospitality which considers environmental, community and financial sustainability

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I'm a Camp Counselor

BY ANNA LEE MCFADDEN
@ VOL 4 ON MAR 20, 2014

Anna Lee McFadden discusses the ins and outs of being a camp counselor based on her experiences counselling for the past four summers. She emphasizes camp as a place where you get to try new things and meet interesting people, and make lasting friendships. 

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Living Lab Limburg: Mosae Vita

BY ROLAND VAN BUSSEL
@ VOL 22 ON JUN 04, 2014

Roland van Bussel introduces the plan for a Living Lab at Maastricht University. The current hospital and university lab has no relation between the inside and outside. The open and transparent plan for the Living Lab building will build connections to the outside as well as within the building.

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Modular Sustainable Living Systems

BY JACOB REINER
@ VOL 135 ON APR 27, 2016

In Modular Sustainable Living Systems from PKN Tokyo Vol. 135, Architectural designer and agricultural specialist Jacob Reiner discusses how developments in high-tech farming and prefab building systems are combining to create a new paradigm for sustainable living in the 21st century.

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Community Building in the Sky

BY DALE MIKKELSEN
@ VOL 1 ON MAY 06, 2018

Dale Mikkelsen has dedicated his career to the pursuit of sustainable community planning, focusing on energy efficiency, material conservation, healthy environments and community building. 

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Sustainable Cities

BY ASTGHINE PASOYAN
@ VOL 26 ON SEP 28, 2018

Astghine Pasoyan discusses what makes cities sustainable, including economic, social and environmental development challenges, with a focus on Yerevan. 

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Saving the planet: one step at a time

BY RUZANNA BALDRYAN
@ VOL 26 ON SEP 28, 2018

Ruzanna Baldryan talks about the sustainable development, Sustainable Development Goals and the daily actions we need to take for saving the planet.

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Conservation of Living Traditions

BY KUVA ZAKHEIM
@ VOL 38 ON NOV 08, 2018

Kuva Zakheim grew up with and was trained in art conservation and eastern spirituality in the heart of Hollywood. His conservation achievements range from relocating Banksy murals from buildings about to be demolished using revolutionary techniques, to conserving through reviving the traditional hand-block printed namawalli in India. Kuva immigrated to New Zealand three years ago after living in India as a ‘first-world refugee’ due to the 2008 US economic collapse. Hear his story as he relives his discovery of the opulence of simplicity in Indian villages and the joy of reviving a traditional Indian art form which expresses his passion for conscious living and love for sustainable handmade village textiles.

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A Design for Atlanta's Future

BY KEVIN MIDDLEBROOKS
@ VOL 38 ON DEC 09, 2018

Kevin Middlebrooks tells us about Georgia Tech's Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable Design and the Living Building Challenge. 

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Rethinking the way we do development with permaculture

BY JAMES NEWTON
@ VOL 19 ON JUL 31, 2019

James Newton explores what happens when we start to use ethics and sustainable design principles when we think about the neighborhoods and communities that we build.