WILDER Compound project promotes resiliency

Wilder42In Spring, 2014, about 30 students received a hands-on introduction to resilience and urban sustainability through the WILDER Compound project, which stands for Wildly Interdependent Living and Design Education for Resilience. Led by VPA Professor Susannah Sayler, her Canary-Project co-founder Ed Morris, and Brooklyn-based designer Jill Allyn Peterson, six workshops introduced students from SU and ESF students as well as some Syracuse high schools to skills like bike repair, web design, and building earth ovens and geodesic domes. Two of the students created a video about the project. Read more…