Photo Friday: Take a Hike!

CGM staff has fun too! We took advantage of the strangely warm spring weather before spring finally sprung and hiked around Strouds one day. | Photos by Alexandria Polanosky Blog this! Share on Facebook Share on Linkedin Share on Reddit.com Share on Twitter

Living in the Ecovillage

My group spent our first week in South Africa living in Lynedoch ecovillage, just outside of Stellenbosch. During this week, we learned about the mission and efforts behind the village as well as the sustainable construction of all of the homes and other buildings. Written and Photographed by Alexandria Polanosky, Multimedia Editor The village began…

Local Beekeeper Mike McAvoy

  Story and Photos by Alexandria Polanosky, Multimedia Editor   Mike McAvoy, an Athens resident and Professional Engineer, has an interesting side job: he is an avid beekeeper who maintains five different hives on his property. McAvoy is from Atlanta, Georgia where he grew up on a dairy farm and was first exposed to the…

Letting the Sun in

Story by Brady Edge, staff writer, Photography by contributing photographer Kara Frisina I had grown a full beard. The mustache would grow stiff like steel wool on the way to Physiology class in the morning, the nose above becoming so numb that it felt perpetually stuffy. In Southeast Ohio, we endured the coldest Winter on…