Monthly Archives: February 2019

Mindfulness Blog

What I found as I read the mindfulness and sustainability article is that I agree so strongly with this concept. By definition, being mindful means being in a state of awareness and taking note of what is occurring within ourselves … Continue reading

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Let’s Be Mindful

I always believed that I was rather conscious of my surroundings and wellbeing, but with just one more week in this class I was proved otherwise. While I do understand the importance of being mindful, I never realized the impact … Continue reading

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My Sustainability Journey pt 2

After being in wicked problems for 2 weeks now, it has allowed me to reflect quite a bit. I’ve realized that there is lots of little changes in my personal life that I can make in order to be more … Continue reading

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Sustainable Mindset

Coming into this class in my senior year, I have had some experience already with talking about sustainability as related to interior design. However, I have never had the opportunity to deeply discuss sustainability issues, especially ones that are considered … Continue reading

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Sustainability at its Finest

Sustainability is the act of being more mindful of the environment by taking action to change unsustainable ways. This definition has changed and evolved the more we progress as an intellectually human race. What I mean by this, is we … Continue reading

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Looking Into the Eyes of Sustainability

If you would’ve asked me what the word sustainability meant and why it was important before last week I would’ve given you an answer that was a fragmented variant of reality. Previously, my idea of sustainability dealt with simply reusing … Continue reading

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Sustainability

Growing up, I never knew what sustainability was. It’s something they didn’t teach us in elementary school or even in high school. Now that I’m in college, I have an idea what sustainability could be. To me, sustainability is a … Continue reading

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The Wickedness of Wicked Problems

When first asked, I thought sustainability was maintaining what we already have, and not making it worse or better. The actual definition is not very different far from my original thought. A wicked problem is an impossible problem that cannot … Continue reading

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Saving the world through sustainability

The idea of sustainability has been created to save our planet. Without it, the world will be polluted, and we will run out of resources like food and fresh water. Sustainability is creating an avoidance of depleting natural resources. Sustainability … Continue reading

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Thinking Generations Ahead

Before starting this class, I had somewhat of an idea of what sustainability was, but I was also prepared for my knowledge on the subject to change pretty quickly once the class started. I was right. While I did know … Continue reading

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