Date of Award
Thesis - SCU Access Only
Santa Clara University
This senior design thesis is aimed at working with an organization named Grupo Para Promever la Educacion y Desarollo Sustenable (Group to Promote Education and Sustainable Development) (Grupedsac) in Oaxaca, Mexico. Grupedsac is a non-governmental, non-profit organization that promotes education and sustainable development in different regions of Mexico. Their headquarters are in Mexico City, but they have developed a site in Oaxaca near the township of Ejutla. This location is known as Instituto Tonantzin Tlalli. The organization is focused on generating environmental awareness, self-reliance, self-development and productivity including the appreciation and use of natural resources, specifically in rural and impoverished areas.
Tadros, Jonathan and O'Neill, Gregory, "Structural housing improvements in Oaxaca, Mexico utilizing native plant Arundo donax" (2015). Civil Engineering Senior Theses. 16.