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Hidden In Plain Sight: American Indians and the American Master Narrative

American Indians are often left out of the traditional American Narrative. Lisa Emmerich reveals the covering up of the dark history between Native Americans and Europeans. The lack of basic rights…

From  Jeff Layne on November 6th, 2018 0 likes 169 plays 0  

Overcoming Barriers: Breakthrough and Create Exponential Business Growth

Prem Chand Founder and and CEO of Growth FactorsPrem Chand grew up on a farm, working hard and selling produce as a kid. This gave him a drive for success. He started his own company which quickly…

From  Jeff Layne on October 22nd, 2018 0 likes 77 plays 0  

Regenerative Agriculture Initiative at CSU, Chico

Dr. Tim LaSalle Co-Founder & Co-Director, Regenerative Agriculture Initiative Regenerative agriculture is an approach to food and farming systems. It works with nature’s rhythms and…

From  Jeff Layne on April 24th, 2018 1 likes 303 plays 0  

Brewing a Successful Sustainability Program

Cheri Chastain Sustainability Manager Sierra Nevada Brewing Company The Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, founded and still headquartered in Chico, is known not only for its award-winning beers, but…

From  Jeff Layne on March 19th, 2018 2 likes 150 plays 0  

A Mindset for Change

Anya Fernald CEO, Belcampo and Founder, Food Craft Institute Anya Fernald has combined her expertise in craft food making and business management into a force for change in California and around…

From  Jeff Layne on October 30th, 2016 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Some Absurdities of this World: A Cultural Voyage into Rwanda, Uganda and Bangladesh

Kanta Hara CSU, Chico International Student from Japan Kanta Hara, an international student at CSU Chico, explains that a brief encounter in the Philippines changed his life. He was a freshman at…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Self-studies in Rural Teacher Education

Dr. Ann Schulte Faculty, Education Department, California State University, Chico Dr. Bernadette Walker-Gibbs Faculty, Deakin University, Australia Dr. Schulte, an American, and Dr.…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 16 plays 0  

A Year Down Under: Summary of My Sabbatical

Dr. Ann Schulte Faculty, School of Education Dr. Ann Schulte spent nearly a year’s sabbatical in Australia to study rural education in that country. In doing so, she learned about teacher…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 13 plays 0  

From Forager to Citizen: Transitions for Rwanda's Twa

Anna Kamanzi Graduate Student, CSU Chico Ms. Kamanzi’s first trip to Rwanda piqued her curiosity regarding the Twa people and their life experiences. Their lives are very different compared…

From  Jeff Layne on September 15th, 2016 0 likes 26 plays 0