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No End In Sight?

I have had a really great time this semester educating myself on what sustainability really is and how it affects me and my future career. This class has helped me realize the extent of wicked problems. They surround our everyday … Continue reading

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Poverty and Landfills and TED Talks! Oh My!

This past week I was given the YES reading of Is Poverty Responsible for Global Environmental Degradation. It was very interesting for me to read because I have never thought about the connection between poverty and environment, or even that … Continue reading

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Easter Island Part Two?

This week’s reading was about the so-called mysteries of Easter Island’s famous statues. It was long debated how the previous inhabitants of Easter Island had been able to move those gigantic statues from the quarries to all over the island, … Continue reading

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A Quick Death and a Slow Solution

When I first enrolled in Wicked Problems of Industrial Practice I had no idea what to expect. I had no clue what a “wicked problem” or “tame problem” was, and I certainly didn’t know how they would pertain to me … Continue reading

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