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November 14 - November 18, 2022
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Tequita Hawkins

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Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 196 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    20
    minutes
    being mindful
  • up to
    6.0
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    20
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    70
    minutes
    spent learning

Tequita's Actions

Day 2 - Protecting Our Planet

BIODIVERSITY THREATS IN NEW ZEALAND

I will read an article about threats to New Zealand's biodiversity.

Completed
One-Time Action

Day 2 - Protecting Our Planet

VIRTUAL WALK WITH KAKAPO CONSERVATIONISTS

I will take a virtual walk with conservationists to learn about a critically endangered native bird species, the kākāpō.

Completed
One-Time Action

Day 2 - Protecting Our Planet

LOCAL INDIGENOUS PRACTICES

I will take 15 minutes to learn how local indigenous tribes are caring for the land.

Completed
One-Time Action

Day 2 - Protecting Our Planet

INDIGENOUS INFLUENCES ON SCIENCE RESEARCH

I will read an article about the influence of Maori knowledge on science research in New Zealand.

Completed
One-Time Action

Day 2 - Protecting Our Planet

CHECK FOR WATER LEAKS

I will check for water leaks in my home.

Completed
One-Time Action

Day 2 - Protecting Our Planet

BE A GREEN SPIDER WATER QUIZ

I will test my knowledge of water by taking the Be A Green Spider Water Quiz on the Office for Sustainability's website.

Completed
One-Time Action

Day 2 - Protecting Our Planet

SMART LAUNDRY

I will conserve water and energy by only doing full loads of laundry in cold water.

Completed
One-Time Action

Day 2 - Protecting Our Planet

SHORT SHOWER CHALLENGE

I will save up to 6 gallons (23 L) of water each day by keeping my showers under 5 minutes.

COMPLETED 1
DAILY ACTION

Day 1 - Caring for Ourselves & Each Other

SPREAD HAPPINESS

I will write down three things every day that I am grateful for, or send one email every day thanking or praising someone.

COMPLETED 2
DAILY ACTIONS

Day 1 - Caring for Ourselves & Each Other

PRACTICE MINDFUL BREATHING

I will calm my body and mind by doing ten minutes of Maori breathing exercises each day.

COMPLETED 2
DAILY ACTIONS

Day 1 - Caring for Ourselves & Each Other

TAKE A VIRTUAL WALK IN NEW ZEALAND

I will take a "virtual walk" along New Zealand's Kepler Track.

Completed
One-Time Action

Day 1 - Caring for Ourselves & Each Other

NEW ZEALAND'S WELLBEING BUDGET

I will learn about wellbeing initiatives in New Zealand.

COMPLETED 2
DAILY ACTIONS

Day 1 - Caring for Ourselves & Each Other

GATHER WITH FRIENDS AND FAMILY

I will improve my social wellbeing by spending ___ minutes with other people a social setting.

COMPLETED 2
DAILY ACTIONS

Day 1 - Caring for Ourselves & Each Other

SPEND TIME IN NATURE

I will celebrate the Maori concept of whenua by spending 20 minutes outside to reduce stress, boost my mood, and to enjoy nature.

COMPLETED 1
DAILY ACTION

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    Tequita Hawkins 11/15/2022 6:40 AM
    Took the water quiz and found the amounts of water we use in everyday activities like brushing our teeth, bathing and cooking very interesting. Also, learned that we have a finite amount of water so conservation is key. Interesting topic!

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    Tequita Hawkins 11/15/2022 6:35 AM
    Read about New Zealand's BioDiversity Plan. 

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    Tequita Hawkins 11/15/2022 6:32 AM
    Learned about the freshwater crayfish Koura. 

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    Tequita Hawkins 11/15/2022 6:27 AM
    Enjoyed learning about the Kākāpō birds.

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    Tequita Hawkins 11/15/2022 6:12 AM
    Hello IS Team! I'm looking forward to learning about New Zealand today. Hope you all have a great day.

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    Tequita Hawkins 11/14/2022 3:21 PM
    I found the virtual walks very entertaining and o love the google earth technology.

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    Tequita Hawkins 11/14/2022 10:52 AM
    Hi Team! I just joined today so I'm catching up. Go IS.