Monthly Archives: April 2018

paradigms and problems

  This second week of class was very adventurous and eye opening for me. In class, we had various interactive activities which I like. One of the things that we did this week was meditate. so I had never mediated … Continue reading

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What’s your paradigm?

Blog 2 I do not think I had heard the word paradigm before class on Friday. I was surprised by how much weight it held in meaning without even realizing it. During our reading and discussion in class I was … Continue reading

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What Would the Lorax Do?

In just two weeks of taking this course, I can already see my views and perspective of things changing. Before this course I hadn’t really given much thought to mindfulness or how I viewed the world, and I definitely hadn’t … Continue reading

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The American Paradigm

I believe that America is looking through a lens that is blocking citizens from seeing the entire truth. What is the truth? America is not as amazing and healthy as we might think. I think that Americans only see what … Continue reading

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Problems with Paradigms

Last week’s classes we talked a lot about paradigms and their importance. Paradigms are the collective mental modes that are made up of our assumptions, values, and beliefs. It is the lens that we view our world through. There are different … Continue reading

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Where do we go from here?

  This past week of wicked problems was very moving for me and opened my eyes to many deeper problems and ideas occurring internally and around me. The two class sessions gave me a better outlook a better sense of … Continue reading

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Can We Be Mindful, Please?

This last week we discussed what it means to be mindful and how mindfulness can be paired with sustainability. I found this topic to be so interesting and encouraging. There is a large correlation between sustainability and being mindful. Like … Continue reading

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