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Education Financial Officers Do Not Have the Skills for the Jobs

Education Financial Officers Do Not Have the Skills for the Jobs

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April 11, 2014

By Dr. Tyra OldhamLANDsds Sustainable Voice News

Big news on the efficacy and education of  finance board members education to do the job.  As it is important to look nationally, one state’s actions can lend weight to the state of education.  The news that the “School finance officers across Kentucky may lack skills for their jobs” is not a surprise but important content.

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Celebrating 50 Years of Civil Rights

Celebrating 50 Years of Civil Rights

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Image from Long Wharf.

April 11, 2014

By Dr. Tyra OldhamLANDsds Sustainable Voice News

It is great honor to celebrate the 5oth anniversary of Civil Rights.  Civil Rights was forged on the platform of the work of many from Martin Luther King, Malcolm X, President Johnson, President Kennedy, Reverend Shuttlesworth and more. The legacy of the social justice, voting, equity and civil rights was…

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Creative Mind Needs Fuel

Creative Mind Needs Fuel

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Creativity Image from Creating Odyssey.

April 11, 2014

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By Dr. Tyra OldhamSustainable Thought for the Day

“Creative mind needs creative energy to derive the fuel to feed the innovation. Feed creativity or starve the passion is the choice between creativity and creation.”

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Creativity is nurtured as any gift or pursuit.  Creativity is like an energy…

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Changing Buying Habits in Africa Through Airtel M-Commerce

Changing Buying Habits in Africa Through Airtel M-Commerce

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By Dr. Tyra OldhamLANDsds Sustainable Voice News

The synergy of technology and energy are available in Africa.  The news is the accessibility of resources via an online money accessibility platform.  The news of “Vivo Energy And Airtel Money Sign Pan African Partnership Agreement”  may lead to innovation or an unknown phenomena in socioeconomics.

Shell customers will now be…

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Bridging Art and Architecture from Japan

Bridging Art and Architecture from Japan

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By Dr. Tyra OldhamLANDsds Sustainable Voice News

Mellon Research Initiative introduces the “Materiality in Japan: Making, Breaking and Conserving Works of Art and Architecture” bringing a nexuses to understand the craftsmanship from their history.

Organized by Anton Schweizer, 2012-2014 IFA/Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow

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In Times of Complexity Think Sustainability

In Times of Complexity Think Sustainability

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April 10, 2014

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By Dr. Tyra Oldham, Sustainable Thought for the Day

“When in times of complexity it is a good time to think sustainability to determine next steps.  When decisions lead to sustainable outcomes versus unsustainable chaos, complexity can be appreciated.”

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The opportunity to implement sustainable processes lead to identifying methods to…

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Detroit Dirt on Using Environment for City Change

Detroit Dirt on Using Environment for City Change

Message from Detroit Dirt whose mission is “To become an engine for the urban farming movement by regenerating waste into the resources that will reshape Detroit.”

Video on “Why Do We Work So Hard?” The answer we must to get things done and make  sustainable difference.

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Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Pilot Project on Water

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Pilot Project on Water

LLNL Engineer Ruben Ocampo (left) and Sustainability Manager Michael Cowen. Image from LLNL. Photo by Don Johnston/LLNL.

LLNL Engineer Ruben Ocampo (left) and Sustainability Manager Michael Cowen. Image from LLNL. Photo by Don Johnston/LLNL.

April 8, 2014

By Dr. Tyra OldhamLANDsds Sustainable Voice News

The Laboratory has launched a pilot project to reduce potable water use by using treated groundwater to cool equipment and research facilities at the main site reported in the latest news of the “Pilot water…

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What We Become on Stress Days

What We Become on Stress Days

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April 9, 2014

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By Dr. Tyra Oldham, Sustainable Thought for the Day

“On stress days we can become what we imagine to be an overcome with ease and grace and/or a beast howling in anger when in reality seeking help.”

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Today, we are faced with a myriad of stressors. These stressors can cause us dis-ease or ease depending on your frame of reference. On…

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Gas Prices Rising Where Will It End

Gas Prices Rising Where Will It End

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April 8, 2014

By Dr. Tyra OldhamLANDsds Sustainable Voice News

As  summer comes into bloom and driving becomes more vogue the price of gas is rising. The cost of gas will impact how far and when consumers will travel.  Divers have a profound long-term relationship to fuel so as “Gas Prices Continue to Climb toward $4 a Gallon: Ways to Save Money” is a necessary step to happy trails.

As you…

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