Team Spring – Week 12

Team Spring – Week 12

Firstly, Happy Lunar New Year to those who celebrate! We just welcomed the Year of the Pig in 2019, meaning that part of our week was spent pigging out! Happy Lunar New Year to all! Two out of three of team Spring embraced the animal of the year by pigging out during...
Team Spring – Week 11

Team Spring – Week 11

This week we looked at microplastics and tried to focus in on the root of the problem by using a tool called a Problem Tree. We focused more on the causes since we are quite familiar with the effects of plastic pollution. This helped us narrow down the area we want to...
Spring – Week 9

Spring – Week 9

Before the break we had our presentation for our conceptual direction. We finally decided on our problem space which is Micro-plastics pollution and its impact on environmental and human health. The presentation built on what we had worked on in IdeaSquare, and the...
SPRING: Week 5

SPRING: Week 5

After our Synchrotron visit and an inspiring talk on CBI given by Dr. Markus Nordberg, we launched enthusiastically into our Tech cards (which are not as daunting once we made our minds up to do them). On Tuesday, we had a workshop on futures and forecasting with...
SPRING: Week 4

SPRING: Week 4

We finally met our buddies (…virtually) and can’t wait to meet them in real life! We divided our tasks to look at different CERN technologies. We hosted a screening of β€˜A Plastic Ocean’ and feedback session and attended a Melbourne Development Circle (MDC)...