Posts tagged Milwaukee WaterMarks
Q&A with Shannon Olson: Inspiring Thinkers and Doers

Through her role as a science teacher at UCC Acosta Middle School, Shannon Olson has engaged her students in being a meaningful part of CALL’s WaterMarks project in Milwaukee. Shannon talks to us here about the path that lead to to becoming a middle school science teacher and the inspiration she draws from the young people she works with.

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Milwaukee: Hidden Water Stories

In the heavily reshaped environ of Walker's Square, "Hidden Water Stories" explored the disjuncture between the historic natural water pathways and the legacy of industry and infrastructure on our current perceptions. Beginning with buried water in the small community park, following storm drainage to a man-made canal sculpted from a land-filled Menomonee Valley, we circled the massive I-94 interchange considering both environmental and social impacts on the neighborhood.

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