NOLA Bound

NOLA Bound

What does it require to survive 17 storms in the last 12 years? 21 in the last 20? I hope once again for us to learn from them, to gain some perspective, to help where we can.

Listening to Joplin

Listening to Joplin

The following is a republishing of my blog post on The Royal Oak Patch, June 27, 2011 Somewhere through the middle of a week like Joplin I begin to ask myself what I can possibly say to help my students process their experience, to learn from it whatever lessons they...
Joplin Ahead

Joplin Ahead

The following is a republishing of my blog post from The Royal Oak Patch on June 18, 2011. Local Voices Interact’s trip to Joplin, Missouri, will be a unique and powerful experience for us! On Sunday we leave for our fifth disaster relief trip with National...