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The broad horizon of sustainability and the wicked problems within

My 4 weeks in the wicked problems class really helped broaden my knowledge on the problems in the environment and how to be more sustainable in my own daily life. I never realized how hard it was to solve the … Continue reading

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Industry’s role with over and under consumption and its effects on poverty and the environment

Industry has one of the highest amounts of waste due to the over consumption in the world. While the demand for products can outweigh the supple, it can also be at low levels as well causing under consumption. In a … Continue reading

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Paradigms and Sustainability

In week 2 we discussed paradigms, which are the beliefs, values, and assumptions we have about the world and ourselves. These paradigms correlate with wicked problems. However, paradigms aren’t directly seen, and the issues only scratch the surface from the … Continue reading

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Our Wicked Problems on Earth

Walking into wicked problems on the first day and seeing the class layout was a little bizarre. We had bean bag chairs instead of desk. Dr. Armstrong sat next to many students and welcomed us to our new class. The … Continue reading

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