Curious about the Self Design Graduate Institute?

Join two alumni as they share their experience with SDGI on a Facebook Live event.

June 18, 2018 at 2 pm PDT

Just “like” the page, and join us at 2. See you then!

Laurel Tien

Laurel Tien is a PhD student in the Transformative Studies program at California Institute of Integral Studies. She is on Faculty at Kwantlen Polytechnic University, a teaching and learning focused post-secondary institution located south of Vancouver, BC, Canada. She is Dean Designate at SelfDesign Graduate Institute in Washington State. One of her research interests continues to be supporting students in entering a transformational/soulful/holistic/integral learning space.

Deb Martens

Deb Martens is a former Social Worker. She is a Freelance Writer and Editor, and a Holistic Educator. She has her master’s degree from SelfDesign Graduate Institute (SDGI) and is Advancement Coordinator for SelfDesign Foundation and SDGI . Her current endeavors include serving as President for STEPS Resources Community Support Services (a not for profit organization serving the needs of intellectually disabled individuals), applying for a PhD program, and spending time with her family on the prairies of Manitoba. She is co-creator of Wildflower Writing Workshops.