Week 1 (Asset-Based Community Development (remember that communities have…
Asset-Based Community Development
remember that communities have knowledge and they already have strengths
the language you use impacts how the community feels about you being there
Focus on what is already working
use this approach to realize Lasting outcomes
Why am I here?
Because I'm required to be here. It's a required course
to stretch and grow
to challenge my assumptions about the world
Transdisciplinary Science of Sustainable Food Systems
academic and non-academic ways of knowing brought together
acknowledges that there are other ways of knowing and tries to integrate them
looks at all the ways that prevent people from accessing good food
what is defined as "good" food
Social Change Model of Leadership
What are my interests and goals?
Why are WE here?
to invite complexity and uncertainty into the classroom
Community Food Security
local and regional lens for looking at food security