CCR Blog

A Dialogue on “Andrew Moodie’s Story of Belonging - Otherness”

How does cultural difference impact exclusion and belonging in a multicultural society?

Apr 27 2014 Sheela Kumar
Andrew moodie writer headshot

Recently, I participated in a dialogue at the University of Chicago in which Civic Reflection Fellows used a YouTube video to focus the group’s attention on themes of identity…

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What Motivates Us to Volunteer in a Capitalistic, Whatsinitforme Society?

Apr 23 2012 Edwin Blanton
Edwin Blanton
Edwin Blanton is Co-Founder of Ready, Willing...Enable! an international non-profit focused on educational programs for children with disabilities.

I’d been through the tunnel countless times before. I knew its hot, stale air. I knew its crowdedness. I knew its posters for the latest Broadway shows. I was there…

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