Slowing it down

Slowing it down

by Chris Lindgren, reporting on the Slow Living Summit, Brattleboro, VT. Early June 2011. The Slow Living Summit session, Economy and Business: Building the Resilient New England Economy: Common Good Success Stories, was inspiring.  Our first two presenters from Coop...

John Abrams on building sustainable communities

By Katherine Naylor, small-business owner and MBA Candidate at Marlboro College Grad School John Abrams, co-founder of Martha’s Vineyard-based design/build firm, South Mountain Company, spoke at the Slow Living Summit about building sustainable communities. He spoke...

Sustainably Reinventing Our Food System

By Bonnie Sigwalt, MBA Candidate, Marlboro College Graduate School Blogging from the “Reinventing Our Food System: Examples of Success” session presented by Vern Grubinger, Vegetable and Berry Specialist for University of Vermont Extension and Coordinator of the...