Susanne Jul

Susanne Jul

Apr 15, 2019

Group 6 Copy 176
-2
    Please wait...

    About This Project

    When Zachary Dearing sought refuge from Hurricane Harvey, he didn’t expect to be managing a storm shelter. He and a small band of volunteers kept others calm, dealt with leaks, and saved lives. None had leadership or emergency training.

    What enabled Zachary, a writer and actor, to rise to leadership when others had not? How did the group succeed?

    This ethnographic case study will dig past the obvious to reveal the deeper actions and motivations of Zachary and others at the shelter.

    Blast off!

    Browse Other Projects on Experiment

    Related Projects

    Is depression contagious? An analysis using college roommates

    Can depression be contagious? The answer still isn’t clear. Our research seeks to discover whether depression...

    The Effects of Sudarshan Kriya Yoga (SKY) in patients with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

    Sudarshan Kriya Yoga (SKY) is a standardized series of breathing techniques that has beneficial effects on the...

    How do chimpanzees adapt to a savanna woodland in Tanzania?

    75% of Tanzania’s chimpanzees live in open “savanna” woodlands. Considered a marginal habitat due to low food...

    Backer Badge Funded