Community Voices Articles

The Community Voices component of Environmental Dashboard is designed to celebrate and promote thought and action that build stronger, more sustainable and more resilient communities. Community members representing the diversity of this community are being interviewed to share their perspectives. Click below to view recent interviews or search by subject name, interviewer or any keyword or topic to view associated stories. Many of the quotes used for Community Voices slides are taken from these interviews.

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    Ed Phillips
    Ed PhillipsInterview by: Jamilah GrizzleJuly 15, 2017Ed Phillips has lived in Oberlin for almost a decade and is a regular at the Oberlin Farmers Market."The whole vibe

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    Kymaia Gadsden
    Kymaia GadsdenInterview by: Jamilah GrizzleJuly 15, 2017Kymaia Gadsden has lived in Oberlin for her entire life. She is 21 years old.Q: What positive impacts do you see

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    Lisa McGuthry
    Lisa McGuthryInterview by: Jamilah GrizzleJuly 15, 2017Lisa McGuthry is originally from Shaker Heights Ohio, and has been working at the Oberlin Farmers Market for about three

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    Megan Warrens
    Megan WarrensInterview by: Jamilah GrizzleJuly 15, 2017Megan Warrens is originally from Pittsfield and lives in North Ridgeville. This is her second year coming to the Oberlin

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    Afia Ofori-Mensa
    Afia Ofori-MensaInterview by: Jamilah Grizzle and Kate LittleJuly 7, 2017Afia Ofori-Mensa is a specialist in narratives and cultures of communities of color in the 20th- and 21

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