Spring 2021 Newsletter

Happy Spring! Celebrate spring with ASI by exploring nature and learning about the environment.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DfL32KEke3g&t=206s Thank You, Fall/Winter Co-Ops As the seasons change, we are ushering in new Co-op volunteers, and we’d like to take time to thank our previous coops who have worked so hard on ASI’s projects. Volunteers have …

Make Them Hear You

Ragtime is a novel turned into a musical that tells the story of American Americans, immigrants, and wealthy Americans. It touches upon subjects like racism, class distinction, political corruption, and police brutality. One of its most iconic songs is “Make them hear you.” This song is about telling the stories of …

Social Change Mural

There are various ways in which people can spur social change, and one way is through art. Art has been a power force in driving social changes and can come in the form of songs, dances, and art work such as murals. Murals are paintings or art that’s been executed on walls. Murals can help make neighborhoods beautiful and attract public attention. While murals are an …

Social Change Artwork

To understand what social change artwork is, you must understand what ‘social change’ is. Social change is the altering of social norms or structures commonly used in the world. Social change can be seen through history in major movements from Women’s Suffrage to the Civil Rights Movement.  Social change can be brought about in many ways, one of them …