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Justine.C

Atlanta, GA, United States

Member since October 09, 2008


  • BUY NOTHING DAY ORGANIZERS CONFRONT THE ECONOMIC MELTDOWN HEAD ON

    Now in its 17th year, Buy Nothing Day is celebrated every November by environmentalists, social activists and concerned citizens in over 65 countries around the world. Over the years, Buy Nothing Day (followed by Buy Nothing Christmas) has exploded into a global movement, inspiring the world’s citizens to live more simply and buy a whole lot less.

    Designed to coincide with Black Friday (which this year falls on Friday, November 28) in the United States, and the unofficial start of the international holiday shopping season (Saturday, November 29), the festival takes many shapes, from relaxed family outings, to free, non-commercial street parties, to politically charged public protests, credit-card cut-ups and pranks and shenanigans of all kinds. Anyone can take part provided they spend a day without spending.

    Featured by such media giants as CNN, USA Today, MSNBC, Wired, the BBC, The Age and the CBC, Buy Nothing Day has gained momentum in recent years as the climate crisis has driven people to seek out greener alternatives to unrestrained consumption.

    This year, Buy Nothing Day organizers are confronting the economic meltdown head-on – asking citizens, policy makers and pundits to examine our economic crisis.

    "If you dig a little past the surface you'll see that this financial meltdown is not about liquidity, toxic derivatives or unregulated markets, it's really about culture," says the co-fou...

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    A Non-profit organization for project 2

    Adaptive Learning Center provides support services so children with special needs (e.g., autism, cerebral palsy, mental retardation) can participate in preschools alongside their typically developing peers. Special educators and therapists integrate services into daily classroom activities. Developmental assessments, parent information and support, and training for preschool teachers are also provided.

  • Pain without borders

    Aid, Communication Design

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    Awareness advertisements ‘Pain Without Borders’ from advertising agency TBWA, Paris that uses a treadmill to effectively show the endless suffering of other people in this world (above shown is Cambodia). For charitable purposes the message delivered by these ads are ‘To put an end to endless pain. Make a donation.’

  • Oasis_hoochoo402_132_

    This product is designed by Yura Lee. It's a desktop air purifier/water filter/humidifier all in one Good for the environment, better for the designers who are stuck at their desks 24/7!!

  • earphone design for bike riders

    Well-being, Industrial Design

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    Clever_design

    These semi-circle earphones allow the users to listen to music but at the same time hear outside noise for more safe bike rides.

    hopefully one less road kill!

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My Interests

  • Industrial Design
  • Environmental Design
  • Communication Design
  • Fashion Design
  • Audio/Visual Design