Blue and Yellow

They’re on government buildings, homes, cars, clothing – They are draped banners, bumper stickers, even graffitied on bridges and overpasses. The blue and yellow of the Ukrainian flag has become the décor centerpiece of the European city. Obviously, there are a few European countries not following this latest style trend; This piece is not writtenContinue reading “Blue and Yellow”

Things have changed in Europe

Update (6 March 2022): Despite a general gloom blanketing Europe, everyday life continues. All eyes are to the east and wondering what tomorrow could bring.  Rewind to early last week:  One big component of my move to Germany was to better understand refugee and immigration programs, and how they compare to other countries including theContinue reading “Things have changed in Europe”

Moving to Europe (Jan-2022)

Update (January 1, 2022) My international work has been understandably unpredictable. The original plan to live in Norway as a visiting scholar at Nord University has been put on hold with the recent Covid resurgence. Instead, I have connected with counterparts in Germany and will be moving this month to work on resilient community developmentContinue reading “Moving to Europe (Jan-2022)”