GSIF Blog Post Week #4

Based on your life experience,  skills and interest, what would be a design process that would be both uniquely yours and effective look like? Meet with group members (if multiple) Clarify question/problem Identify solutions Debate on which solutions to pursue Design chosen solution Implement solutions Evaluate successes and shortcomings of solutions Redesign solutions if necessary […]

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GSIF Blog Post Week #3

List the top 20 questions your team needs to answer to advance the venture forward. Categorize the questions if necessary. Sustainability/Standard Process: How do we make it so that the system is sustainable?  How do we standardize the process of growing mushrooms? What materials can we use for the grow bags that would be most […]

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GSIF Blog Post Week #2

Give three examples of how cultural issues affect your project. My team’s project is focused on creating mushroom growing facilities in Sierra Leone to provide a new, profitable source of income for potential workers. Because of the nature of our project, we are working with the low income population in Sierra Leone. With low income […]

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GSIF Blog Post Week #1

Why did you enroll in this course? Before coming to college I was extremely eager to join Engineers Without Borders. As a prospective engineer, I thought that taking what you learned in a lecture and transferring it to the real world was a wonderful cause. On top of this, the work we would be doing […]

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