Art and Terror: A Space and Time to Reflect

This three day interactive art installation drew many participants who created beautiful origami cranes and composed reflections (see prompts below) which were then tucked in a box; later, these items will be displayed as art. Participants were also exposed to a passive learning opportunity, a PP presentation with information and questions for pondering; and they […]

The Jazz and Democracy Project®

The Jazz & Democracy Project® is a music integrated curriculum that uses jazz as a metaphor to illustrate the study of United States history and to cultivate a profound understanding of American democratic ideals: “J&D brings American democracy to life, enriches the study and teaching of U.S. history, government, civics and culture, and inspires youth […]

Heidi Brueckner’s Art Exhibition

The WVC GC Committee invites you to an exhibition of extraordinary art by Heidi Brueckner Chair of WVC’s Art Department Global Citizenship Room in the WVC Campus Center October and November 2015 “My work focuses mostly on cultural allegories and norms conveyed through a collage-like juxtaposition of representation imagery, symbolism, and elaborate patterning. The patterning is […]


The Global Goals

Friday to Sunday 25 to 27 September 2015, 193 leaders from the world’s 196 countries will gather in New York City for the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit in order to formally adopt a new framework, Transforming Our World: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, composed of 17 goals and 169 targets. These Sustainable Development Goals will […]