Take a look at the different use-inspired with purpose and impact Sustainability Research projects on the website at http://schoolofsustainability.asu.edu/people/research.php (copy and paste this link if it doesn’t open)
Choose any of the hundreds of research stories and write up two brief paragraphs as described below:
First paragraph: Give a brief overview of the research project (such as: what / who / when / where)
Second paragraph: State the research / project challenges you see either now (getting started) or later (are there unintended consequences that might result?). You can write about the relevance of the research / project (local? global?) and/or your personal perspectives.