April 1 - April 21, 2020

Mercyhurst Lakers

Mercyhurst University

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 2,088 Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    264
    minutes
    not spent in front of a screen
  • up to
    17
    pounds
    waste composted
  • up to
    2
    advocacy actions
    completed
  • up to
    45
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    3
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    15
    minutes
    being mindful
  • up to
    285
    minutes
    of additional sleep
  • up to
    200
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    2
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    680
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    1,264
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    1
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    4
    miles
    traveled by foot
  • up to
    6
    pounds of paper
    have been saved
  • up to
    1
    zero-waste meals
    consumed
  • up to
    2
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • up to
    138
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • up to
    12
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    20
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    319
    minutes
    spent learning

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  • April 20 at 5:08 PM
    Spending time outdoors helps me (and I'm sure many other people) be more focused when I go back to work. I have found that I am more motivated if I start my day with physical activity. Also, in light of current events it can boost your immune system to spend times outdoors. 
  • April 18 at 11:29 AM
    It is definitely easier to do this challenge because of quarantine, but I am still trying to do mostly everything online. My friends and I had a Zoom meeting today instead of all separately driving our cars and meeting somewhere. 
  • April 17 at 10:31 AM
    It's very easy for me to just not buy plastic water bottles because of where I live. I know other places aren't as lucky because they don't have a clean water source, but I also always carry a reusable water bottle with me. I don't know about other areas of the world, but it's almost a fashion statement to have a Hydroflask or a Yeti where I'm...
  • April 17 at 10:17 AM
    I agree with Kathleen Dean Moore. I think the more you appreciate something, the more you want that thing to succeed and stay healthy. Everyday it is important to be grateful for the things around you. It doesn't always have to pertain to nature; however, nature is our livelihood and therefore important to revere as such. As a society I think...
  • April 6 at 4:31 PM
    One of the next steps that I can take is watching what products I use in the shower to make sure that no micro plastics or chemicals are going down the drain and into our water supply. 
  • April 6 at 4:30 PM
    Usually we use a lot of single-use coffee cups which could be easily substituted for a reusable cup.

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