Resilience Narratives: Failure, Chaos, and Chance Events

Resilience Narratives: Failure, Chaos, and Chance Events

Nina Warnke and Jessica Reasons, Ingram Commons and

Cindy Funk and Jim Bellar, Center for Student Professional Development

Building on the “Chaos Theory of Careers,” this grant builds first-year studentsʼ resilience and capacity to reflect in the face of chance events and failures. The grant also will leverage the Storybooth to record stories that will be screened during a dinner conversation, followed by reflection.