Archived Spotlight Posts

Amber West; SLO Native, Poet and Teacher

Published: March 19, 2018

“There are so many voices eager to be heard in San Luis Obispo native Amber West’s second poetry collection, Hen and God, you can almost hear the din before you open the cover. The voices include a poem, a pregnant woman, a daughter, a sister, a jilted lover, a pirate, a city, a grieving friend,…

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“Hike Your Own Hike” TEDxUCLA Talk by Dr. Tara Prescott

Published: July 19, 2016

Universities are interesting places. For hundreds of years we have been structured with distinct schools, departments, disciplines, focuses and tracks, all built to move you into one of these narrow spaces for a deep dive experience into an area that often become lifelong pursuits. However, if one of the largest majors is undeclared, with constant…

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