Working across social, political, and geographical boundaries to address issues can be a difficult, frustrating, and time consuming process. Community and well being are two of the ways we can foster regional collaboration.
Manufactured controversy - whether from the right or left - perpetuates myths, stereotypes, and controversies which ultimately tear communities apart. It can't survive without YOU - so what are you going to do about it?
Understanding interactional community can help us understand how to leverage resources in our neighborhood.
Anyone who has written a paper for or taken a class from me knows I'm rather passionate about three things: Defining what one means when using the concept of 'community'; Using the Oxford Comma (as in, you must use it); and Citing references (again, as in, don't even think about submitting a paper to me … Continue reading What is community?