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Naya Stevens '17 initiated the event with an examination of the importance of code-switching through her piece titled “Say Less: A Lesson in Code-Switching.” Code-switching is the act of adopting different language or even personality traits in separate social circles to safely navigate through social spaces.
In their best iterations, third places are the building blocks of community — think public libraries, local cafes, or the neighborhood barbershop. But when Americans started building and moving into new suburbs in the 1950s, they had a problem. There weren't enough social spaces to hang out with friends or ...

A North-east charity that caters for people with disabilities and other support needs has opened a first-of-its-kind social space and relaunched its gift store. Stonehaven's Cornerstone Gift Corner has reopened as part of a new social hub and been renamed Cornerstone Connects Stonehaven (CCS).
Come April 13, Salem teens and young adults will have a new youth center, complete with a state-of-the-art computer lab and eSports arena, 3D printing and a performance stage. But this space isn't just for young people to hang out. For many, these drop-in centers are life-changing.
The Hero's Cafe in Lynnwood offers safe social space for vets. Veterans from all generations get together monthly: “We've all been through the same experiences.” by Rikki King; Thursday, April 5, 2018 6:41am; Local NewsLynnwood. You must sign in or register to continue reading content. LYNNWOOD — Terry Smith ...
The £8.15m project – which was opened by secretary of state Liam Fox – is designed to improve the campus experience and provide a place for students and staff to come together in a relaxed environment. Developed with the Students' Union, it comprises a single storey ground floor extension to the ...

Chairwoman of Best Bar None Scotland, Mandy Haeburn-Little, said: “I truly believe Best Bar None venues are driving positive change in our communities and creating safe social spaces with their commitment to providing a positive experience for their customers. “The awards continues to raise the profile ...
Situated under one roof, the combination of these two powerful Marriott brands in Orlando allows guests to take advantage of a variety of room types, amenities and services at one location while providing common social space for a unique experience. The properties will share an outdoor swimming pool, ...
EAST CHICAGO, Ind. (AP) — A 25-foot-tall beach ball sculpture is among the new additions that a northwestern Indiana city is adding to its Lake Michigan waterfront. It is part of a $15.5 million transformation of East Chicago's marina and lakefront that also includes a permanent stage on the beach, a new ...
Soul on Union Street was named Best Independent Bar in the Best Bar None Scotland awards. And the Globe Inn on South Silver Street was named Best Pub. The national awards recognise venues that create “safe and inclusive social spaces, while rewarding social responsibility and duty of care”.
Development in Atlanta is reaching new heights with landscape architecture firm HGOR on the forefront of bringing sustainability, cost efficiency, aesthetics, and social spaces to Atlanta's rooftops. One of HGOR's most recent projects is a 40,000 square-foot green rooftop perched on the 6th floor parking ...
Where are your Swarthmore memories? McCabe or Paces for late nights, Sci Commons or Essie's for lazy afternoons, maybe even the occasional live show in the WSRN Big Room? The experiences we have here at Swarthmore, and indeed anywhere, are often inextricable from the spaces in which they ...
Sea of Thieves docks today after months of Kraken teasing, beta testing and stranger tormenting. The latter, you understand, was simply us pushing the boundaries of the sea-faring sandbox, and not because we dislike cooperation. I swear, we're friendly folk here at PCG. Joking aside, developer Rare is to ...
Students over the age of 21 would gather outside of Uncommon Grounds for a pint while listening to live music, finally enjoying the long-awaited solution that has plagued Georgetown University students for too long — a lack of purely social space on campus. Georgetown University has not yet addressed ...
MONDAY, March 19, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Moderate use of Facebook may help make adults with autism happier, a new study suggests. Researchers found that happiness among adults with autism increased with Facebook use, but only up to a certain point. The researchers also said their results ...
SINGAPORE - Having spaces and opportunities for people of diverse backgrounds to interact is key to unity in Singapore, said Minister for Culture, Community and Youth Grace Fu on Sunday (March 18) at the Inter-Religious Organisation (IRO) celebration of its 69th founding anniversary. Ten religions are ...
The home's expansive floorplan and floor-to-ceiling windows certainly made for an ideal canvas to work with, especially in the massive living area. Here, a dining area and lounge flow into the terrace-turned- sunroom, which becomes a secondary social space with a minibar with fun patterned backdrop and ...

Lead organiser Michelle Gadke, from The Social Space, said the Belong Short Film Festival — Many Voices One Australia, was an evening of short films “depicting and celebrating the diversity of our country and community''. Ms Gadke said she hoped this year's event, on March 17, would lead to larger ...
We need to ensure that, where possible, we close down the social space for those who seek to harm our citizens, promote violence and who make threats against people which are criminal in nature. If anything, I hope that that HOPE not hate's report is a wake up call for us all, that we must regroup for the ...
As part of our 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale coverage we present the proposal for the UAE Pavilion. Below, the participants describe their contribution in their own words. The National Pavilion UAE will present “Lifescapes Beyond Bigness,” an exhibition exploring human-scale architectural ...
Food for Life has connected Ashley HomeStore — which will deliver and set up the mattresses, box springs and bed frames — with community organizations Frontline Outreach, Children's Aid Society, Halton Mosque, Our Community Cares and Next Door Social Space with youth in need of beds.
Educators can only investigate what they're told or what they believe could be happening inside their respective schools. Also, parents, don't forget to be in those social spaces with your child whether it's Instagram or Facebook. You don't have to be a social media expert but seeing their world online could ...
“While we argue this marks an improvement in our campus's culture, Engender maintains that the great majority of social spaces are gender-segregated and that social life will remain exclusionary and unsafe as long as the status quo is upheld.” As Engender continues to advocate for the integration of ...
Earlier today, Sony took to the PlayStation Blog to announce My PlayStation, a a brand new social destination designed around the PlayStation Network. Players will be able to conveniently access and engage with features across PC, Mac, and mobile devices, allowing them to stay tapped into their friends ...
Specialty housing is a hallmark of Tufts. Having the opportunity to engage with those that face common experiences results in stronger bonds and more welcoming communities. The sense of unity on campus is dependent upon the university's willingness to provide such social spaces; so far, Tufts has ...
TOO HOT TO HANDLE: With the wisteria plant removed, Evelyn Green and Janis Dearlove take shelter from the sun under an umbrella. The removal of the iconic wisteria plant on Bega's Carp Street remains a hot topic as shoppers and pedestrians of Bega have sweltered through summer. It has been three ...
We need to ensure that, where possible, we close down the social space for those who seek to harm our citizens, promote violence and who make threats against people which are criminal in nature. If anything, I hope that that HOPE not hate's report is a wake up call for us all, that we must regroup for the ...
Development in Atlanta is reaching new heights with landscape architecture firm HGOR on the forefront of bringing sustainability, cost efficiency, aesthetics, and social spaces to Atlanta's rooftops. One of HGOR's most recent projects is a 40,000 square-foot green rooftop perched on the 6th floor parking ...
This week, the Statler opened one of several new food and drink concepts: Scout, "a new social space that celebrates the spirit of the great outdoors," according to a press release. The 12,000-square-foot space in the renovated Statler's lobby has four bowling lanes, pool tables, foosball, a stage and ...
There are countless women's groups in Virginia, one even dating back to the 1890's. Now a new space in Richmond is aiming to revive the tradition with a twist. The Broad is part work space, part event venue, part social club. But it's all, just for women.
... identity and power within social spaces. “SAP: Cynicism and Sincerity in Sync”, a yearlong project curated by Casey Odesser '20, argues that ideas of modernity have led to a legacy of cynicism as a mode of thinking and highlights the alternate subjectivity constructions that emerge within a social space.
“We want to create those social spaces because one of the things people really want from the library is the opportunity to connect with other people,” says Thexton. “Looking at what people do want, you don't know that until you get out there. It is a non-stop evolving process because spaces change, needs ...
There are larger containers on the site providing separate social spaces for male and female adults and space for group activities including a school and an area for teenagers. The camp is supported by ADRA Greece and the youth worked closely with ADRA director, Tihomir Lipohar, to make the holiday ...
Bedrooms were placed on the ground floor, an unusual decision considering that this level is typically reserved for social spaces. The team opted to place the public zones on the second floor, putting them closer to the rooftop deck. Casa Mipibu by Terra e Tuma. "This decision gave the intimate floor, with ...
And getting these walls up tells these workers, this is a building and we need to start working towards the finish line.” Inside, you can see walls going up; defining the classroom, offices, and social spaces. You'll even see the first coats of paint. "What I call a very industrial look, contemporary industrial look.".
... architect Norman Foster, immortalised a vision that Apple co-founder Steve Jobs had years earlier. In 2011, Jobs reportedly described the building as "a little like a spaceship landed". Jobs has been credited for coming up with the glass pods, designed to mix solo office areas with more social spaces.
... it will introduce “osksusu Social VR,” it's newest virtual reality platform that will gather users together to watch video content in a virtual social space. ... To show the breadth of the platform's capability, SK Telecom intends to demo three different social spaces at MWC 2018 with the display of a League of ...
As part of the launch of the myhive brand in five office buildings in Budapest, Immofinanz modernized lobbies and social spaces, expanded the range of available services and enhanced the infrastructure of office buildings. Maintaining high service quality levels for tenants is the responsibility of the ...
The plan calls for a traditional neighborhood development, or TND in developer parlance—a project characterized by a mixture of work, living and social spaces capable of providing residents with just about everything they could desire. At completion, it will be home to about 1,300 dwelling units.
Administrative and social spaces, including a parish centre, are housed on the ground floor. This is entered through glazed doors, incorporated beneath a protruding canopy at one end of the building. New Church of Saint-Jacques by Alvaro Siza. The entrance atrium is flanked by a pair of rectangular ...
In an email to The News-Letter, Caitlin Tumey, the coordinator of union programming in the Office of Student Leadership and Involvement (SLI), wrote that the LaB continues to serve as a late-night social space for students. “The LaB offers a unique atmosphere, dining options and programming that is not ...
In addition to being a more social space rather than a forgettable gateway into the museum, Chiu hopes that the redesigned lobby will be also be a place to pause. “People may be coming and going,” she says. “But it's almost like a nice kind of cultural hub that is also visible from even Independence ...
Most restaurants set tables for groups. Certain reservation booking systems only offer seating for parties of two. But, despite the fact that restaurants are designed as social spaces, complete with menus of “share plates,” some restaurants are embracing the presence of the solo diner. “I think it's a real ...
First-years need social spaces that are specifically for first-years. Navigating through one of the most significant transitions of their lives, incoming students would benefit immensely from an inclusive, safe space to converse about common experiences. Tufts does not currently offer the necessary resources ...
According to their platform, in brief, Neely and Bibiloni are aiming to increase student study and social spaces across campus, increase mentorship between freshman and upperclassmen and increase transparency within Student Government through a campus newsletter and continuation of its monthly ...
Thanks to the interconnectedness of our social spaces and the increased ease of research, it is both easier for those looking for product to find the providers, and for the providers to churn out their products. The Telegraph estimates that the market for purchased papers is at least $100 million pounds in the ...
... diverse infrastructural components including attractive social spaces, clean and functioning washrooms, study spaces, and well-maintained research and idea labs. The intellectual labs should enable collaboration across groups and allow meaningful two-way communication. The social space and ideal ...
It's a social space where we meet, discuss ideas around good beer and food. Ukhamba is home.” The craft brewery founded by brewer Lethu Tshabangu in July 2017 saw the birth of a gleaming new craft brewery in The Palms Lifestyle Centre in the Cape Town suburb of Woodstock. Tshabangu, who ...
Tasleema Nasreen, a 40-year-old transgender from Coimbatore, has been into cooking for over 20 years. But her fame as a cook mostly remained within the four walls of kitchen and people who ate her food never knew that mixes made by a transgender left their taste buds with craving for more. With now ...
This type of learning can only take place if there are public social spaces where people can engage with each other. Many of the locations ... practice space for performance groups. Many upperclassmen live in corridor-style buildings that contain small lounges that serve as the only social space for a floor.


 

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