Summer Institute 2016- Participant Media Golden Russet Audio Example

During the course of the Summer Institute, a major goal is to get the participants to engage with media themselves, and to actually have them produce a short piece with the skills from the week.  Loading up the participants tool-belt with ideas on the art of the interview, deep hanging out, simulated field studies, the week culminates with a field visit to a community partner.  This year, we split the participants in to two groups, and brought one crew to Golden Russet Farm.

Nick Gordon Interviewing @ Golden Russet Farm.

Nick Gordon Interviewing @ Golden Russet Farm.

Nick Gordon (pictured above), a 7th Grade teacher from Harwood Middle School, was able to produce this short audio piece before the end of the week.  A job well done for such a short time: