Group Actions and Dynamics : Group 19 Harris Gang
As a group we met a total of five times. On two occasions we met
lab for approximately 30 minutes and on two occasions we met for a hour in
Memorial Union. We also met one final time to bring all of the parts of
the project together for submission. Our group members were also able to
keep in touch with each other through e-mail, which was done many times.
The group went through a total of five articles before finally deciding
which one to use. In our meetings we delegated responsibilities to each
member ranging from article selection, searching for links, and evaluating
the other groups.
There advantages and disadvantages to working in a group. It was
give different jobs to each member which lead to each person spending less
time on the project. It was also fairly simple to come up with various
ideas and find more links helping to improve the editorial comments. The
one downside to working in such a large group was finding a good time to
meet and discuss the project.
Our group did not spend any time together but to work on the
These groups however were a good way to meet new people and find help
during lab. A large project like this really needs a group in order to be
successful. However, the group project added an extra level of stress to
an already difficult class.