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Sustainable Happiness Certificate

Program Overview Dawson College has hosted two Sustainable Happiness Certificate programs and is developing strategies to integrate this concept into curricula. Sustainable Happiness is: happiness that contributes to individual, community, and global well-being without exploiting other people, the environment or future generations. Catherine O’Brien, PhD Participants in the Sustainable Happiness Certificate will be introduced to...

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What is Sustainable Happiness?

“Sustainable Happiness is defined as happiness that contributes to individual, community or global well-being and does not exploit other people, the environment, or future generations.” Dr. Catherine O’Brien “It is no longer possible to imagine a future where the pursuit of happiness is not somehow connected to sustainability. As the human species continues its quest...

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Last Modified: May 4, 2020