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SEF News-Views Digest No. 77 (1-7-15)

EDITOR (Clifton Ware) — Come, Let Us Learn Together It’s a rare situation when seekers of knowledge (truth) can gather to discuss serious issues—openly, respectfully, and intelligently. Hot topics are usually avoided in company of strangers, or when friends, colleagues, family members, and acquaintances may either be reluctant to discuss certain topics, or too opinionated to […]

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SEF News-Views Digest No. 76 (12-29-14)

UPCOMING EVENT > SUSTAINABILITY EDUCATION FORUM: DISCUSSION OF RELEVANT NEWS-VIEWS FOR 2015 (including information provided in SEF newsletters). Sat., Jan. 10th, 2:30-4:30 p.m., St. Anthony Village Library, SAV Shopping Center, Pentagon Drive. Free. Info/RSVP: warex001@umn.edu EDITOR (Clifton Ware)— Out With the Old, In With the New Now that the holiday rush is subsiding, it’s likely that most folks are thinking ahead and making […]

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SEF News-Views Digest No. 75 (11-27-14)

 Gratitude for the Little Things in Life (Clifton Ware, Editor-Publisher) Here we are, celebrating another Thanksgiving season. For Bettye and me, Thanksgiving is our favorite holiday, primarily because it represents a time for acknowledging our good fortune, and sharing nourishment and convivial fellowship with family members. This season has been a bit colder, snowier, and […]

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SEF News-Views Digest No. 74 (11-20-14)

Clifton Ware, Editor-Publisher ____________________________________________ FEATURED EVENTS (More Events at End) > THIRD ANNUAL EVENT: SUSTAINABILITY FAIR, Thurs., Nov. 20th, 5:30-8:00 p.m., Silverwood Park Visitors Center, St. Anthony Village (Map). Co-sponsored by the cities of St. Anthony Village, Lauderdale, and Falcon Heights, in collaboration with Three Rivers Park District and U of MN sustainability faculty and students. Exhibits include […]

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SEF News-Views Digest No. 73 (10-14-14)

Will Technology Save Us? (Clifton Ware, Editor/Publisher) One of the optimistic themes underpinning the functioning of modern society is the common belief that science and technology will save civilization from any future calamities. Some of the latest projected technical wizardries include: seeking new forms of plentiful, cheap energy; developing space travel; mining for precious minerals […]