Author Archives: tltye

The Journey is Never Over.

When I first took this course, I think I cared more about the number of days until graduation than I did about actually learning anything. This time around, after each reading we were assigned, I finished with the feeling that … Continue reading

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One Man’s Trash Is Another Man’s Treasure

A wicked problem is defined as a problem that is difficult and/or impossible to solve due to a lack of information, changing requirements, and contradictory evidence. To me, that definition perfectly describes the way majority of people think of sustainability … Continue reading

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Blog 3 – Reducing My Footprint

This week we spoke a lot about how to design for the future. Michael Pawlyn’s TEDTalk was all about using nature’s genius in architecture. He began with an example of the spinneret glands on the bottom of a spider that … Continue reading

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Blog 1 – The journey starts now

The first day in class when we were asked to define what sustainability meant to us, I didn’t think it would be very hard to answer. But as the rest of the class began giving their definitions, I realized it … Continue reading

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