Learn Better; Do Better; Be Better by Joseph Oteng

Learn Better; Do Better; Be Better By Joseph Oteng “Education is not a tool for development – individual, community and the nation. It is the foundation for our future. It […]

White Privilege by Heather Smith

White Privilege by Heather Smith I am a white cisgender woman from an upper-middle class family. I grew up in Shaker Heights, Ohio with a working dad, stay-at-home mom, sister, […]

#SocialJusticeCLE Tweet Up Event at Case Western Reserve University by Mallory Phillips

October 25, 2017 // EYEJ // No Comments // Posted in Blog, Uncategorized // , , , , ,
Twitter is powerful, and increasingly so. It has become an integral thread in the fabric of social and political communication and development. I was thrilled when EYEJ invited me to […]

Preventative Education – Michael Mendlovic

Healthcare professionals are in nearly universal agreement that the most effective method of counteracting avoidable medical illnesses is preventive healthcare. Preventive healthcare, as opposed to treating an existing illness, focuses […]

Volunteer Call – Melanie Warford

October 3, 2017 // admin // No Comments // Posted in Blog, Volunteer
There are 86,400 seconds in each day.  While that may seem like a lot to some, to others it will never be enough.  Time is the only resource you cannot […]

How the EYEJ curriculum is comprised – by the Curriculum Team

September 5, 2017 // EYEJ // No Comments // Posted in Blog
The EYEJ Curriculum Committee was formed with the understanding that through collaboration with the EYEJ staff, the EYEJ Social Justice and the Impact Committees, the Curriculum Committee would facilitate the […]

Tweet-Up With Us re: #SocialJusticeCLE by Laura Ciocia

August 16, 2017 // EYEJ // No Comments // Posted in Blog
On Thursday August 24th, EYEJ and Case Western Reserve University Social Justice Institute will lead a discussion with 32 CWRU students as part of CWRU Connects First-Year Student Service Day.  The […]

Common Ground CLE: Continuing the Discussion by Mai Moore

August 11, 2017 // Mai Moore // No Comments // Posted in Blog
On Sunday, July 30, EYEJ partnered with The Cleveland Foundation and 42 other host organizations bringing together over 1,500 Clevelanders to “meet, share a meal, connect and discuss what we can do […]

A story of friendship and police encounters by Pam Turos and Darlene English

August 4, 2017 // EYEJ // No Comments // Posted in Blog
Excerpts from Pam & Darlene, originally published by WISH Cleveland When I was 16, I got my first speeding ticket about half a mile from my house. The police approached my […]

Compassion Fatigue: Is Caring Too Much a Bad Thing? by LaShon Sawyer

July 28, 2017 // EYEJ // No Comments // Posted in Blog
Are you the ‘go-to person’ for your family and friends?  Are you responsible for caring for younger family members or aging adults? Do these responsibilities leave you feeling drained, exhausted, […]