Community cohesion (promote benefits of students in the area (economy…
promote benefits of students in the area
withington baths as good example of important local resource that is probably kept alive partly by student presence
find examples of positive things that students are doing
exhibitions - invite long term residents. combined exhibitions?
community? projects like incredible edible etc.
How to demonstrate students' talents? might make people respect them more
offer long term residents advice based on degree knowledge
stories from people who live here - stories about the area, how it may have changed over time and their memories and attachments of the place
find a platform to speak to each other
talk to uni about the video idea and find example of that Therese.
community group where students and residents can be involved?
events for both?
use events that already will go ahead e.g. ice cream van as a way to improve relations - don't ignore the value of them for that
take ideas from brighton grove residents who had the event where students went and have had less trouble
need to 'rehumanise' students in non-student's minds. people too!!
bridge the gap between the two social worlds that coexist in one physical world (maybe not so different as we might think)
focus on things that unite us
find creative ways to put out messages to students and residents about how to respect each other
video about walking home at night
promote respect through media ? i.e. get messages from all residents about what they like about fallowfield - put together in a book or something? or a video
mandatory online module in first year?
street art!? community - together.
get ideas from other community projects/communities
Moss Side - Erin's contacts
Hubbub and WRAP
alley greening in Oldham and community fridges
social responsibility staff at UoM - ask them to come to meetings? get advice and ideas