Tag Archives: #WP

Gentrification and Generations

I believe that the wicked problems website is a very useful tool to use when designing. It is something that teaches you about what kind of mindset it entails to develop something sustainable. They have all kinds of modules on … Continue reading

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Solutions and Interests

    Before class, we had an assigned reading on market/government’s movement to sustainability. In this reading I learned about different approaches that they have taken toward sustainability and how effective they have been. I read about a market-based approach and … Continue reading

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Saving Our World One Blog Post at a Time

Over the past few weeks each reading has been different, but they all have something in common…our world is falling apart. Global warming is taking over our world and as a country we need to come together to help fix … Continue reading

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Problems and Solutions…Hopefully

While reading our assigned article discussing the market the main question posed was: Does the market work better than government at transitioning to sustainability? The argument for yes suggested the command control and regulation the government provides, while the argument … Continue reading

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Let’s Make Things Sustainable

The readings for this class are very interesting, talking about sustainability and how we can make the world a better place to live. After reading the Market Work Better Than Government at Transitioning to Sustainability? Yes section I thought all the points made … Continue reading

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Not a Friend

               “A wicked problem is a social or cultural problem that is difficult or impossible to solve … these are the problems—poverty, sustainability, equality, and health and wellness—that plague our cities and our world and that touch each and every … Continue reading

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Wildly Wicked Problems

It bewilders me that some people still don’t believe climate change is real. Every decade since 1970 the Earth has continued growing warmer. The Earth is getting warmer because of the mass amounts of greenhouse gasses that are being emitted … Continue reading

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Shared Beach

I go to Destin every summer with my entire family.  We rent a house on the beach and all of my aunts, uncles, cousins, grandparents, and my immediate family all stay together and enjoy a week of fun and sun.  … Continue reading

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The Future of Sustainability

As I walk through a big city surrounded by towering buildings and beautiful flashing lights, it’s easy to get caught up in the awe of such spectacular structures. What I do not normally think about, but has been brought to … Continue reading

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Best Method for Regulation of Degradation?

When I think about sustainability, I often think about people in the grocery store shopping for eco-friendly products. I believed that it was consumers that influenced the need for more environmentally friendly products. While that idea is partially true, this … Continue reading

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