Monthly Archives: May 2014
Students represent stages in the food system during a Chef in the Garden lesson.

Kids Find a Chef in their Garden, Learn to Pickle Beets – And Love It!

by Dean Zatkowsky In April, Orfalea Foundation Chef Instructor Janet Stevenson and Explore Ecology Environmental Educator Maggie Iba offered a Chef In The Garden program at Aliso Elementary School in Carpinteria, California. Children learned about food systems Read more

David Whyte at the Orfalea Foundation Downtown Center, May 14, 2014.

David Whyte Leads Us to the Frontier

Poet and leadership consultant David Whyte visited Santa Barbara this week for a UCSB Arts & Lectures engagement. Before his evening appearance, Whyte addressed a group of local non-profit, foundation, and other social sector leaders Read more

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What do Teens Really Know about Careers They Are Considering?

At 11:45 AM, the Orfalea Downtown Center doors opened and the 2012 Cohort walked in with posters, presentation notecards, and a lot of nervous excitement. Ask most high school students what they want to do Read more