Reflecting on SYI’19
Amara Johnson, a mentor from our 2019 cohort, reflects on lessons learned and memories made during her mentorship.
Improving Capacity and Community Engagement Internationally
For the past year, April Grayson, our Director of Community and Capacity Building, has been a fellow with the Transatlantic Exchange of Civic Educators (TECE) to learn new ways of democratic engagement by using an international comparative approach to civic education.
This Month’s Book Sheds New Light on the History of Slavery in the American South
Behind the Big House gives readers a candid, behind-the-scenes look at what it really takes to interpret the difficult history of slavery in the U.S. South.
A Letter From our Executive Director, Von Gordon
Governor William Winter would always greet me with, “Hello, my friend,” and he would shake…
This Month’s Book Discusses the American South and the Soul of a Nation
Learning and education are integral parts of the Alluvial Collective’s mission. What better way to…
Growing into the Alluvial Collective
In adopting the word “Collective” to describe our organization, we expand belonging and expand our horizons. Put simply, we invite each of you to join in this organization’s work.
This Month’s Book Discusses America’s Reckoning with Slavery
Education is an integral part of the Winter Institute’s mission. What better way to educate…
Webinar Replay: Dr. John F. Marszalek III Discusses the Lives of Same Sex Couples in Mississippi
Watch the replay of the November 18, 2021 webinar featuring Dr. John F. Marszalek…
Webinar Replay: Rashida H. Govan, Invisible Woman – Black women and girls and their fight against social inequities
Watch the replay of the November 4 , 2021 webinar featuring Rashida H. Govan. About…
A Look Into the Lives of Same-Sex Couples in Mississippi
History, sociology, psychology, and memoir are all disciplines that can bring greater understanding and…