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Team RICONN meets Sheila Dormody, Providence’s first Director of Sustainability

Footage captured by Jayson Castillo, Video Coordinator, Team RICONN Team RICONN had the opportunity to meet with Sheila Dormody, the former director of Clean Water Action and Providence’s first Director of Sustainability . We met with Sheila one  lovely afternoon in downtown Providence and … Continue reading

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Interviews from the Road: Climate Summer’s Look at Farmers Markets

Videos captured by Jayson Castillo, Video Coordinator, Team RICONN Along the way, farmers markets have been one of Team RICONN’s most successfull venues for interacting with people, publicizing Climate Summer’s mission, and raising awareness about the many implications of climate change. … Continue reading

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Climate Summer Reflection No.1

Posted by Jayson Castillo, Video Coordinator for Team RICONN It always struck me how upset people get– how tense their body language becomes, how their face turns an awful look of discomfort, how their entire physiological response is discomfort when … Continue reading

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The Ins-and-outs of Cravings: Climate Summer style

Posted by Alivia Ashenfarb, New Media coordinator of Team RICONN I don’t remember anyone “craving” chocolate during our first week of training at Camp Wilmot. I don’t remember anyone craving pizza during our second week of training in Lowell. No … Continue reading

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Words of Wisdom for Team RICONN

Posted by Sally Holmes, Media Coordinator, Team RIConn In just four days of biking, Team RICONN has encountered numerous people stopping on the road to ask us just what we’re doing (which is fair considering we’re a convoy of six … Continue reading

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EcoYouth

We meet some very inspiring high school age people in Providence, RI.

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Leaving the Providence Land

By Louisa Kellogg RICONN left Providence on Monday and headed to our next destination: Hartford (more on that later). We have had an incredible week and the people we met and worked with were truly inspiring. As a native of … Continue reading

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Freedom Trail

To my team’s pleasant surprise, there is a bike path between Lowell and Framingham (MA) called the Bruce Freeman Rail Trail, which is a small paved pathway with two lanes for non motorized travel such as cyclists and pedestrians.  The … Continue reading

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