Adital Ela on Making Light From Wind (INTERVIEW)

Green Prophet

” She is also one of the co-founders of the social-environmental design study track at the Holon Institute of Technology (HIT). How do you usually begin going about innovating and designing a product? In my work I aspire to create fresh and creative alternatives to our prevalent lifestyle which offer not only social and environmental benefits but also illustrate appealing, sensual, experiential and inspirational products, services and systems.

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Educating for change

The Green Changemakers

A recent survey in The Chronicle of Higher Education found that substantially more professors are interested in transforming their students into "agents of social change" than in teaching the Western classics. Increasingly, colleges are focusing on social activism and business schools on social innovation. Injecting more transparency into the system, along with increased regulation and emphasis on social and environmental return, now seems critical for future success.

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