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Re'Lynn Hansen

Professor of Creative Writing, Columbia College Chicago in Lakeside, MI

When I was a Child I Thought as a Child

PRESENTED ON JUL 21, 2016
IN THREE OAKS @ VOL 3

This presentation titled, "When I was a Child I Thought as a Child" is based on horses Re'Lynn Hansen photographed through the years. Her memoir "To Some Women i have Known" is also a source of inspiration for this beautiful and peaceful imagery.

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When I Grow Up...

BY MARIE PUISSANT
@ VOL 12 ON FEB 19, 2015

Learning to be a business life coach is not at all what Marie envisioned she wanted to do when she grew up. Dolphin trainer, famous novelist, world traveler...sure! 

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I Don't Shoot People

BY MIEKE BOYNTON
@ VOL 4 ON SEP 02, 2015

An opinion piece that will make you reflect on what the implications of photographing people are and it provides suggestions on how to be behave better, more ethically when photographing people in public spaces. 

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Child-Friendly in the City

BY IAN SMITH
@ VOL 25 ON JUN 09, 2016

"Children are part of our cities. If our cities aren't designed for children, then they're not meant for citizens. If they're not meant for citizens, they're not cities."

In "Child-Friendly in the City" from PechaKucha Night Edmonton Vol.25Ian Smith speaks to a demographic whose voices often go unheard in urban decision-making: children. In Ian's presentation, he challenges us to view our spaces through the eyes of the younger generation while acknowledging that we all have a part to play in building child-friendly cities.

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Who the Hell Am I?

BY TAMMARA OLDS
@ VOL 7 ON SEP 14, 2016

In this reflective piece we gain a bit more of an understanding into the world of one adopted child who has grown up into an adult and is now able to reflect on what this has meant to her so far in life.

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Human Rights and Child Protection

BY DR. M. K. SHARMA
@ VOL 6 ON FEB 19, 2017

Dr. M.K. Sharma, advocate and visiting faculty in law, speaks on Human Rights and Child Protection.

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Show me the child, and I will Show You The Man

BY PETER EXLEY
@ VOL 0 ON OCT 31, 2018

Peter Exley shares some of his childhood collections and his inability to purge.

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All I Need To Know, I Learned By Breaking Stuff As A Child

BY GEOFF ROGERS
@ VOL 28 ON DEC 11, 2018

Much time is spent in webinars and TED talks trying to dissect the nature of collaboration. But we understand it at a very early age. The roots of it run all the way back to our first collaborations, when we were kids, and when being ridiculous was normal.

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How Can I Find My Bliss So I Can Follow It?

BY LARRY PEARLMAN
@ VOL 21 ON NOV 30, 2018

Larry Pearlman asks: What does it mean to follow your bliss, why is it important, and how do you find it?

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How to Empower Your Child with People-First Language

BY LINDA VETTRUS-NICHOLS
@ VOL 21 ON NOV 30, 2018

Linda Vettrus-Nichols takes a look at what might be going on under a label and how you can empower your children as well as yourself. Learn why Linda believes that labels aren’t people and people aren’t labels and that labeling children can lead to unacceptable behaviors that affect their mental health.