Unaccompanied

Unaccompanied

The first thought that comes to any parents’ minds when they imagine their children traveling alone is fear. Fear of the unknown is a feeling experienced by almost all parents, for they are oblivious to the… more

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April 10, 2017

Creatopia

Creatopia

While exploring a few educational games previously created by students, I was intrigued by four games called Domiquotes, Survival of the connection, Drug-jail time, and a game similar to snakes and ladders. Not only… more

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April 7, 2017

“Creativity is Piercing the Mundane to Find the Marvelous” – Bill D. Moyers

“Creativity is Piercing the Mundane to Find the Marvelous” – Bill D. Moyers

In our modern world, the concept of creativity has intrigued millions of people worldwide. Is it a unique, innate trait, or is it a skill that can be acquired… more

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April 3, 2017

SCAMPERing our way to the solution

SCAMPERing our way to the solution

     During a class activity, we were asked, as a group, to focus on a specific problem in the food production process. Accordingly, my group and I focused on the fact that large numbers of… more

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March 23, 2017

Design thinking

Design thinking

Design thinking is a great strategy that allows us to direct our positive energies toward the path of reaching the most innovative ideas. Such positive energies emerge into existence through pursuing several steps, one of… more

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March 22, 2017

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Robust 2017-03-14 23:35:19

“Food waste and food loss are today are today at incomprehensible levels. Somewhere between 30% and 40% of everything we grow on this planet is lost between the field and the consumer” -Achim Steiner

Food waste occurs when we… more

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March 14, 2017

Diary of an Unaccompanied Kid

Diary of an Unaccompanied Kid

The first thought that comes to any parents’ minds when they imagine their children traveling alone is fear. Fear of the unknown is a feeling experienced by almost all parents, for they are… more

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March 7, 2017

The Wrong is Right

The Wrong is Right

Failing to admit our mistakes or wrong claims is an intrinsic human nature, even when it comes to confronting ourselves. We regard wrongness with contempt, for it forces us to realize that our ideologies are… more

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March 7, 2017

AUC diaries

AUC diaries

 

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March 2, 2017

“By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.” -Benjamin Franklin

“By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.” -Benjamin Franklin

 

    For one to take the first step on the path to reaching solutions, one must aim at gaining empathy for people who are deeply involved in the situation…. more

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February 22, 2017