Author Archives: abwilton

Today Determines Tomorrow

When I walked into Our Daily Bread in Stillwater, Oklahoma for the first time my freshman year, I was blown away by the food distribution process and attitude of workers. Our Daily Bread is a non-profit organization located here in … Continue reading

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Building a Sustainable World One Block at a Time

“I don’t want to survive. I want to live!” I found this quote from the movie Wall-E because this movie has been resonating in my mind this week during our visit to the recycling center. The entire visit, and also … Continue reading

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Still mind. Still heart. Full life.

Buddhists. Hippies. Monks. What do all these variety groups have in common? They practice meditation and can be labeled as mindful figures. They are the immediate connotations I made in class when I heard the words “mindfulness and meditation.” Personally, … Continue reading

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Was “The Lorax” Right?

“You never know until you try it,” has been my motto for the first two weeks of class. Upon entering Wicked Problems I have to admit I was not super thrilled about the class. I figured it would be another … Continue reading

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