Author Archives: annasweitzer

Children and Technology

The first thing that really stood out to me from the Changing Nature of Children, Participation and City Design was the mention that children have become overrun with television and technology, which adds to the issue of un-involvement in their … Continue reading

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Are playgrounds safe?

The article, The uses of sidewalks: assimilating children, was really interesting to me because it showed me a new outlook on the complex issue that was being presented. Are playgrounds the correct place to let a child play and hangout … Continue reading

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Neighborhood Engagement by Anna S

Growing up, I have always been a part of a close-knit community. We have been friends with all of our neighbors since we first moved in. We had block parties every summer for all of the kids and all of … Continue reading

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Borgo Bello by Anna Sweitzer

When I first walked into Borgo Bello, I noticed right away that it was different from the center of Perugia. Borgo Bello is much quieter and seemed like a close-knit community. Walking the streets of Borgo Bello felt comfortable and … Continue reading

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