Tag Archives: transition

On Beans and Hearts

Posted on behalf of Sophie Sokolov, Social Media Coordinator for Team North Shore Last night, we burned chickpeas. They were boiling in a pot of water, completely submerged, but somehow, they burned. I’m not sure it’s ever happened before in … Continue reading

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A Few Days Apart and a World of Difference

Written by Garrett Blad, Media Coordinator, Team Maine, on June 27th, 2013 This summer will be much different from previous ones. This summer I will not be detailing cars, I will not have a job serving frozen yogurt and I … Continue reading

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August 4th is Not a Test

Written by Alivia Ashenfarb, New Media Coordinator, Team RICONN Something in the air has changed. And I’m not talking about the pollution. Or my team’s dirty laundry. No, I’m talking about the wave, the flow of excitement and purpose that … Continue reading

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Ride your Bike, Change the World

Written by Jayson Castillo, Video Coordinator, Team RICONN According to League of American Bicyclists, 40% of all trips in the U.S. are made within two miles of the home. This means that by trading our car keys for a bike … Continue reading

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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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Pulling the Trailer

Written by Alivia Ashenfarb, New Media Coordinator for Team RICONN Although Google doesn’t recognize “Scottsdale, Connecticut,” (at least it didn’t when I searched it) I am 98 percent confident it exists because I remember biking into it. I remember pedaling … Continue reading

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Extreme Weather Events & Climate Change

Written by Murtaza Nek, Program Coordinator, Team Massachusetts Things are getting really scary on this planet, and I think way more of us should be talking about it. These last few weeks have been pretty tough for the US. We’ve … Continue reading

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Framing the Big Picture

Written by Andrew Nguyen, Video Co-Coordinator, Team Massachusetts “The goal in life isn’t to live forever, the goal is to make something that will.”      -Chuck Palahniuk As the realization begins to set in that this is what we’re … 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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Share the Road

Posted By: Ale Dominguez We made our trip from Newburyport, MA to Salem, MA on Tuesday the 5thbecause we wanted to avoid the traffic from the Fourth of July weekend. We were lucky enough to have one of our community … Continue reading

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