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First Community Meeting

Last week we went to Borgo Bello to the puppet studio to meet with about 15 community members from Borgo Bello. It was nice to be introduced to some of them and at least see the faces of the people … Continue reading

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Our Visions for the Terrace

This past week we had an important conversation about our specific visions for the Terrace moving forward. We brainstormed a list of things that are priority actions to accomplish during this semester. We took time to acknowledge that this list … Continue reading

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Terrace Reflection and Next Steps

Reflecting on the previous work of our peers from Umbra we spent a good portion of last class considering what we, as a group, believe are the pros, cons and next steps in terms of action in the terrace location. … Continue reading

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Agricultural School

This past Friday we visited our peers at the Agriculture School, part of the University of Perugia. They’re located in Borgo Bello, just across from the park. When we arrived we had a short tour of the grounds which included … Continue reading

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First Visit to Borgo Bello

Borgo Bello made a great first impression on me. Walking down the narrow main street there were event flyers everywhere: theater productions and tango lessons alongside religious ceremonies. As we explored more, I think the flyers adorning the walls of … Continue reading

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