Author: Christopher Lopez

Christopher is a third year Joint Honours English Language and Drama student in the University of Worcester. He has been working for susthingsout since its scoping year. His long involvement with the magazine gave him the opportunity to gain experience in different aspects of digital publication. Through his work he discovered his particular interest in creative content. In addition he spent two summers working as a Camp Counsellor at a Green summer camp in America. This experience has broadened his horizons on sustainability and enhanced further his desire to work on the project and follow its progress.

Time to be craftivists!

Another workshop I attended today was Creative Activism (We are all craftivists!), which certainly appealed to me because getting a point across in a creative way is more beneficial. Inclusion was the main theme of creative activism! Stitch-ins are a very popular way of getting a point across. Stitch-in have happened when activists gathered in a busy train terminal campaigning… Read more →

Reflections from The Eden Project visit!

On 9th October, a few from our team ventured out to the Eden Project in Cornwall for the European launch of Students Organising for Sustainability (SOS). Sir Tim Smit Eden Project creator opened the event and Jonathan Porritt both gave inspirational and rousing talks,  it was such a blessing to hear passionate words of wisdom from such renowned environmentalists. They encouraged us to… Read more →