In the News


In its short history, Undriving has garnered international media attention – from KUOW and KING-TV, to the New York Times, to Marie Claire Magazine in Spain!  Worldchanging deemed Undriving “Bright Green.”  Follow the links below to see what people are saying about this budding social movement.

“Undriving is based on a simple notion: driving less is both beneficial and doable….. And instead of finger-wagging, the program engages the whole community with a focus on having fun…. Now that’s a change.- Worldchanging

“One of my favorite parts of the [aLIVe] exhibition was not a sculpture but a social sculpture: the Undriver Licensing Station…..” - Jen Graves, The Stranger Slog

TEDx Talk by Julia Field: Part of TEDx The Evergreen State College, “Hello Climate Change: Re-Thinking the Unthinkable.” (4/16/2012)

Crosscut:  “Ditch the Car and Flash your Undriver’s License: A Seattle artist transforms the challenge of driving less into the joy of Undriving – and gives undrivers something to show for it.” (4/12/2012)

New York Times:  This writeup in the Wheels column of the NYT’s Automotive section is titled “Undriving.org: Combatting the Associative Guilt of Car Love.” (12/9/11)

• Interview on Peak Moment Television: This 27-minute piece on features Undriving founder Julia Field and the Undriver Licensing Station in action.  (Nov. 2010; produced Nov. 2011)

• Car-Free or Carless: Listen to Undriving Founder Julia Field discuss this issue with Ross Reynolds on KUOW’s The Conversation

• No Keys. No Car. No Problem.  The Planet Magazine - Western Washington University, Bellingham, Fall 2009

• Undriver License: #9 in ’68 ways to make 2010 your best year yet,’ Seattle Metropolitan Magazine

• Undriving mentioned in Huffington Post

• “The Trend: An Undriving License” – published in Marie Claire Magazine/Spain

• “Get Your License – But the One for Un-Driving” – published in Spain – click here for translation

• Seattle to the World: Undriving – in ‘Worldchanging’

• Undriving Ballard: Next the World! in Ballard News Tribune and P-I Blog

• “Stories of Undriving” Panel at Green Festival, in WorldChanging

• Undriver Licensing at Green Festival on Seattle Channel, choose the All-Green City Stream, 4/2/09 (we appear at about minute 22)

• Undriving on ‘One World Report’ on KBCS FM 91.3

• Shufflebus and SB in the Seattle Post-Intelligencer

• Undriver Licensing in Buschick’s P-I blog

Shufflebus and Undrivers on CBC TV, in an hour-long program on Seattle’s climate-change efforts (how’s your French?) (we appear near the middle)

Undriver Licensing at ‘Focus the Nation’ in Grist

• Undriving and Sustainable Ballard in the Ballard News Tribune