Posted November 15 2013
Prairie’s high school program New Voices is proud to have been chosen to present work from its project with Milford High School and City Gospel Mission from the Fall, 2012. The presentation will be made at “Monumental”, a national service-learning conference produced by the National Youth Leadership Council. The conference will take place in April, 2014 in Washington, DC.
Posted October 07 2013
In addition to the opening reception on October 12, Johnson will discuss his work and ideas about naturalism and Alfred Russel Wallace on November 9 at 7:00 pm in commemoration of the 100 year anniversary of Wallace’s death. Participants will observe and interact with animal specimens at various stages of processing. Demonstrations including insect mounting, taxidermy, and skeletal articulation will be provided as way to reconsider the philosophy and science of nature.
Posted September 10 2013
Prairie worked with the Greater Cincinnati Homeless Coalition, City Gospel Mission and the Mayerson Service Learning program this past summer to produce the 2014 Day by Day Calendar. The calendar contains creative work by those struggling with homelessness and goes on sale in early November. It is available from select Streetvibes Distributors. Your calendar purchase helps the fight to end homelessness in Cincinnati. Sponsorships for the calendar are still available.
Calendars are now available for purchase online. Click here to purchase.
New Voices works with Mariemont High School students to collaborate with residents of The Fountains unit which supports those suffering from Alzheimer’s. Students will assist with memory support efforts by producing albums for residents which contain images and thoughts about significant moments and events in their lives.
New Voices will work with Milford High School students to create a collaborative project with residents at the women’s shelter at Cincinnati’s Drop Inn Center this fall.
Junior and Senior SCPA creative writing students will work with residents of Joseph House, which provides housing and treatment for veterans struggling with homelessness this fall.