Meeting 3: ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY In the future, SC County goes to Downtown Watsonville for all of their artistic, cultural, and social needs. After all of the nonprofits, businesses and cultural organizations relocated to DT Watsonville in order to support the amazing existing businesses and nonprofits, all of the county's people followed.
Meeting 3: ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY Housing Community: This is a building of mixed use, both mixed purposes and types of people. It is open to people of all social statuses (and documentation status) and gives users access to things they wouldn't have access to like a health center, outdoor spaces, a gym, and job opportunities with no transportation required.
This was originally activated on a phone. Touch to Begin: An interactive map/multimedia experience mapping the story of Santa Cruz County's progression toward access to health care and improved quality of life for all.
The Epiphany and Praxis Helmet allows you to experience what it is like to be a member of a certain community. Through sights, sounds, smells and manipulated mental experiences this helmet gives the user an empathetic and understanding experience to help them better understand what it is like to "walk a mile in my shoes". This helmet leaves a residue that makes witnessing this experience permanent. Even though you can take the helmet off you can't unsee or unhear what you experienced.
Meeting 2: SHARING STORIES. Food Utopia: Learning, experiencing and opening to new cultures through food because that is our dream for Santa Cruz. We want to have a community pot luck where people from different ethnicities come together and celebrate diversity in our community. We can experience a different culture through food.
Meeting 5: Geography and Diversity. The Iceberg Model of Culture with Silvia Austerlic "We see differently. We see from different places. We see from our heart, from our head, from our eyes, from our past and from our friends. These are glasses- some with lenses- and some without- that allow us to see, think and talk about the various parts of ourselves. They are hanging because these are always moving."
Meeting 5: Geography and Diversity. MAH Latino Engagement with Sandino Gomez. " NEW: A tech that allows you to see and target an individual for radical collaboration despite any and all barriers including race, class, language, age, gender, sexuality, etc... "
Meeting 5: Geography and Diversity. Chanticleer Park with Mariah Roberts- "El parque por los niños. My Park. We built it. I like parks and I build them. I park and I vote. In 50 years the park will be built because of continued DIY spirit and Live Oak neighborhood pride for a place accessible for all."
Meeting 5: Geography and Diversity. Example artifact- "It the future nation state borders will no longer exist and people and communities will be free to choose whether or not to move geographically. Regardless of this cultural pluralism will be respect and people will always find their culture and identity visible and respected. "