Summer Reflection Series – Episode 1: Awake to Woke to Work® with Kay Suarez

  As part of our Summer Reflection Series honoring the 60th anniversary of Freedom Summer, we explore how embracing a liberatory mindset can drive strategic change. Kay Suarez, director of Equity in the Center, shares how waking up to new perspectives can transform community-driven equity work. She emphasizes the importance of collective action and the […]

July 2023 Newsletter: Embracing Emergence: How to Bring a Liberatory Mindset to Our Life and Work

  Recently, I’ve been reflecting  on the concept of emergence.  Emergence is defined as a process of coming into view, or coming into being.  Emergence can also be defined as something that is exposed after being concealed. The word itself is derived from the Latin term emergere, which translates to “bring to light.”    Ida B. […]

Embracing Joy: A Deep Dive into Cultivating Resilience and Authenticity

In this poignant episode of Culture Stew, host Maria Morukian engages in a profound conversation with Danne L. Johnson, Kai Stowers, and Wendy Moomaw. Together, they explore the multifaceted nature of joy, offering insights on how to cultivate resilience and authenticity in challenging times. Through personal anecdotes and reflections, the guests delve into the deeper […]

Cultivating Change: Embracing Growth with Veronica H. Moore

  In this episode of Culture Stew, hosts Maria Morukian and Roger Moreano meet with Veronica H. Moore, a dedicated professional with a profound passion for enhancing educational experiences and fostering inclusive environments. Veronica shares insights from her diverse background, spanning leadership, program development, and community advocacy. She discusses the importance of mental, physical, and […]

Empowering Mental Wellness: A Conversation with Dr. Dominique Pritchett

Empowering Mental Wellness: A Conversation with Dr. Dominique Pritchett In this episode of Culture Stew, hosts Maria Morukian and Roger Moreano engage in a dynamic conversation with Dr. Dominique Pritchett, a mental wellness strategist, speaker, therapist, and podcast host. Dr. Pritchett’s extensive expertise spans from clinical psychology to social work, guiding organizations and individuals towards […]