Think Globally - Act Locally Challenge

Think Globally - Act Locally

THE WINNING TEAM

  • BEN MIDEN-BINBENMAIER, Music
  • RICHARD PHAM, Mathematics
  • ERIC MEYER, Biomedical Engineering

ABOUT THE CHALLENGE

The challenge is come-up with an idea from the global best practices. Students are to incorporate a global best practice for environmental sustainability locally - changing the attitudes and behavior at the grassroots level. In other words, select a global best practice and find an innovative way to implement locally. The presentation is judged based on the innovation, potential impact, and feasibility.

KEY TAKE-AWAYS

Be sure to look at our Weekly Innovation Reflection Blog where we feature student reflections on their method and procedures relating to this challenge, and their learning outcomes.

 

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