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March 16 – Ideas generated from Session on Planning Future GRS Classes

March 16 – Ideas generated from Session on Planning Future GRS Classes

GRS – Ideas generated from Session on Planning Future GRS Classes Session date: Wednesday March 16, 2016 CLASS OVERVIEW Brent was off-campus, and joined the class by Skype. In the first part of class, we went over GRS Survey results from Term 1. After the survey results were presented, students were given the option of […]

Term 1 Survey Results

Term 1 Survey Results

Hi GRS students! Some of you will remember that we asked students to fill out a survey. We wanted to collect feedback from you about the class because we want to make sure your needs as GRS students are being met, and ultimately implement improvements to GRS where possible. This is a long process, and […]

World Cafe: Culture of Business

This table talk was about changing the culture of business, and the business sector’s responsibility in making positive change. It was hosted by Gloria and Roxana in Room 160.

World Cafe: Industry & Self

This table talk was about balancing responsibilities of industry, and responsibilities of the individual. It was hosted by Kelly and Hanna in Room 260.

World Cafe: We Need More Mules

This table talk was about the need for more “mules” — those who are doing the hard work. It was hosted by Camilla and Julian in Room 258.

World Cafe: Small Things Matter

This table talk was about the importance of small actions, and their contributions to making a bigger difference. It was hosted by Brent in 258.

World Cafe: We should do more!!

This table talk was about the need for doing more. It was hosted by David and Timurlane in Room 260.

World Cafe: Living More Simply/Consuming Less

This table talk was about living more simply/consuming less. It was hosted by Adam in Room 160.

World Cafe – Table Topics and Group Rules

World Cafe – Table Topics and Group Rules

World Cafe table topic sessions were held in GRS class on January 27th. The table topics (with host names and room locations) were listed as follows: Group rules for the discussions were also established. Notes were recorded, and will be listed in subsequent posts.

World Cafe – Behaviour Change topics

World Cafe – Behaviour Change topics

Hi everyone! Last week (on Wed Jan 20th) we watched a talk given by Professor Robert Gifford from UVIC. If you missed the talk, or are looking for the video link, click here. The image below is a summary of the “dragons” as described by Robert Gifford in his talk. During the discussion afterwards, several students […]