Dr. Gopal Krishnamurthy, Core Faculty in the New England Environmental Studies and Sustainability Department and Director of the Science Teacher Certification, was the moderator for Protecting the Promise of Public Education, a fundraiser to support Critical Explorers. Critical Explorers is a nonprofit that promotes a vision of education that is centered on learners, invites investigation, relies on the array of complex and fascinating materials inherent in any subject, and structures opportunities for learners to build their skills through challenges that are real to them.
Consuelo Flores ’06, ‘08 (Los Angeles, BA, MFA) is a writer member of the Fierce Backbone Theatre Company. Her play, “Imperfect Lives,” is featured in their one-act festival, Think & Imagine. The play explores how labels can adversely affect family relationships. Think & Imagine contains 18 one-act plays and runs the first three weekends in October, October 6th-22nd. Three groups of plays will be presented. All one-act plays run approximately 15 minutes. “Imperfect Lives” runs Saturday, October 7, Friday, October 13, and Sunday, October 22. Time: Fridays & Saturdays at 8:00 PM, Sundays at 2:00 PMLocation: Zephyr Theater, 7456 Melrose Avenue,