Sustainable Development

Outsiders

Organization: Naturellement Garden Cafe Location: Auroville, South India Time: 13h45 Date: 8 January 2016 A PDF Document was request by 2 men who came in asking to purchase Peanut Butter from to sell to local expats. They did not have a British, Australian or South African accent which I was accustomed to hearing around Auroville.… Read More Outsiders

Sustainable Development

The Head Bobble

Organization: Naturellement Garden Cafe Location: Auroville, South India Time:15h05 Date:  7 January 2016 One of the waiters was taking an order from a group of tourist who had found the Café by chance. A man from the group began to ramble off a list of items he wanted to order for everyone. The waiter did… Read More The Head Bobble

Sustainable Development

Traditional Status

Organization: Naturellement Garden Cafe Location: Auroville, South India Time: 14h45 Date: 5 January 2016 Early in the morning the women changed from their beautiful Saris, hung them on the clothes lines adjacent to the left side of the café and covered them with a tarp to be hidden and protected from sight. The women tied… Read More Traditional Status

Sustainable Development

Auroville India

Ethnographic Journal Entries Hierachy/Division of Labor Organization: Naturellement Garden Cafe Location: Auroville, South India Time: ~0930 Date:  4 January 2016 I rode my bike to my internship today. It was hot as usual and the sun shined intensely as it burned through my pink rain jacket. No occurred, but I like to be prepared. Cows… Read More Auroville India

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Jura Journal Part 13

Post-Trip Reflection My time spent in the Jura Mountains was anything short of spectacular. Before this trip, my expectations were solely formed based upon the information that I had been presented through class readings. Being apart of a community that celebrated the creation of cheese from the early stages of production to marketing was something… Read More Jura Journal Part 13

France

Jura Journal Part 12

Tuesday, April 12, 2016 Visit with wine-maker Jean Michelle, Papillion appellation arbois This vineyard is located in the appellation arbois. It is also an historical landmark from World War II. The village was in the occupied zone by the germains and the vineyard was in the free zone. The Jura vineyard is very small and… Read More Jura Journal Part 12

France

Jura Journal Part 11

Monday, April 11, 2016 Maison du Comte The Maison du Comte was established in 2003, it is the director and guide as well as the first step to understanding the world of Comte. It s a tiny exhibit that that lays out a brief history of Comte, first by showing an animated video of cheese… Read More Jura Journal Part 11

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Jura Journal Part 10

Monday, April 11, 2016 Monts et Terroir cheese aging cellar, Sylvain Esselin tour guide of cheese cells After talking with Eric about the marketing side of Comte, Sylvain Esselin took us on a tour through the cheese cells. The smell was acidic and very much like ammonium. We walk rows of new cheese and older… Read More Jura Journal Part 10