“This Is Me, No Longer Being Silent”: My Turning Point in a Primate Lab
by Madeline Krasno Editor’s Note: Maddie, an IHE grad student, recently spoke at a Moth StorySlam, and we asked her…
Be Light Like a Bird
Books
by Monica Schröder Capstone Young Readers, 2016 239 pgs Grades 5-8 Wren is a 12-year-old girl learning how to navigate…
The Journey
Books
by Francesca Sanna Flying Eye Books, 2016 Grades 1-4 The Journey is the story of a family’s journey to flee…
Denali
Videos/Movies
by Ben Moon Felt Soul Media, 2015. 7:00 min Denali the dog narrates the story of his relationship with his…
Seeing Red
Books
by Kathryn Erskine Scholastic Press, 2013. 344 pgsGrades 5-8 It’s 1972, and Red Porter is on the cusp of turning…
Turtle Girl
Books
by Carole Crowe Boyds Mills Press, 2008. Grades K-2 Magdalena’s grandmother has taught her all about helping to protect baby…
Thinking about Death Prompts us To Live our Lives with Greater Meaning
In this powerful and moving TED talk, Candy Chang shares her New Orleans community’s most fervent wishes. Candy converted an…
Why We Are So Lucky That We Are Going to Die
I found these four minutes profound and beautiful and deeply motivating to protect our beautiful planet: I feel lucky that…
The Day We Buried Grif
We buried our beloved dog, Griffin, Sunday, July 10, and I wrote this poem in his honor for my blog…
I Hate War and Death Play…But It May Be Helpful for Our Kids
This post is by contributing blogger Kelly Coyle DiNorcia, a graduate of our M.Ed. program, and a humane educator specializing…
Revel in the Little Passings & Let Your Life Burst Forth
Spring is the season in which we get to observe most obviously the miracle of life. Every day in May,…