Village Builders in Action – Video Interviews: Part 1

​​Village Building is an intentional process of community connection, serving to connect people-with-people and people-with-nature. ​Check out what two 8 Shields Village Builder alumni are ​​doing in their local communities: ​In this video, 8 Shields mentor Josh Lane interviews Janani Eswar ( and Siddharth Bharath ( about their experiences with implementing Village Building strategies and […]

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On Mentoring & Nature Connection – An Interview with Richard Louv, Jon Young & Lisa Donahue

​Podcast: A Conversation on Nature Connection,with Richard Louv, Jon Young & Lisa Donahueby Aidan YoungSee below for the Podcast audio & Show Notes… but be sure to read this short story first:I was drinking my second cup of coffee in the hotel lobby at the Oakland Convention Center, having just driven 90 minutes through Bay […]

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