My interests as an academic are in structural violence and social capital, particularly community social capital. Put plainly, structural violence is officially and/or socially encouraged rules and practices that guarantee different outcomes for different populations. Social capital is a measure of what an individual can achieve through their network of social relationships. Community social capital … Continue reading Abstract

The 1st draft of the curriculum is finished

The NCR 594 Project is about teaching leadership skills to community members and activists to make them effective as leaders in the community and representatives of the community. Central to this project has been the development of a curriculum for the leadership training part of the project. I have finally finished with the first draft. … Continue reading The 1st draft of the curriculum is finished

Training Opportunity

This is a training opportunity available at CSUDH. Though there are references to the training taking place on April 15, 2016 I can assure you that the date has been changed to May 27, 2016. There is a link for registration at the bottom of the post. Feel free to contact me if you have … Continue reading Training Opportunity