The Group

12 Social Work students

Used the poem "Solitude" by Ella Wheeler Wilcox (available here) and an image called "Fortress of Solitude"

Highlights

As soon as everyone started expressing their personal stories about coping with loneliness

Challenges

The hardest part was making sure that everyone became involved with the project

Opening Activity

Everyone introduced themselves and a passion that they possess

Discussion Questions

Is "Solitude" a good or bad thing?

Closing Activity

Final Thoughts

The engaement was awesome and the most important thing I learned from civic reflection is that there is always another point of view.

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