Archive for March, 2009

Vietnam Traveling Memorial comes to Harrisonburg

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Vietnam Traveling Memorial comes to Harrisonburg accompanied by hundreds of bikers.

Swannanoa, Asheville, Warren Wilson

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Asheville and Swannanoa, North Carolina, March 28-29
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The Headwaters Gathering

The Headwaters Gathering: Southern Appalachia at the Crossroads

March 27-28

The Warriors of AniKituhwa (shown here with Majora Carter) kick off the weekend.

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NY Times writer, Andrew Revkin, explores our national spending priorities in regards to research and energy.

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Warren Wilson’s blacksmith shop

Cyndi's Birdbrids


Birdbrids, an art project by Cyndi Gusler

A Trip to Polyface Farms

After reading Michael Pollan’s The Omnivore’s Dilemma, we took our senior seminar class at Eastern Mennonite University on a field trip to Polyface Farms in Swoope, Virginia. Daniel Salatin led our tour.
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Maggie Lonestar


At the Home of Nesta Ramazani

A group of Eastern Mennonite University students interviewed Iranian author, Nesta Ramazani, at her Virginia home.

Fog, Field and Cows, March 18, 2009

Gnome and Frog

These creatures come out after a warm bath.

Working in the College Garden – Eastern Mennonite University

Tara Kishbaugh and I co-taught a senior seminar called Relating to the Land. We spent one class planting cover crops in the college garden.

Trip to Lost River, March 7, 2009













Great Blue Heron, March 5, 2009

Mink at the River



Canada Geese, Lens Flare

Sharp Shinned Hawk