In order to better understand our own ability to act in context we have researched NGOs in the Syracuse area in regards to their tactics, motives and institutional structures similar to our approach towards Project 2. Our intention in doing this is to be able to define our own social initiative in more concrete terms. To follow are our findings.
Some of us were discussing the possibility of using the storefront space in downtown Syracuse to curate an exhibition, forum or another method of doing something outside of Slocum to materialize what we’ve been discussing in class. Just a rough idea, other suggestions? Perhaps this is a way we can show what U of M has been doing in Syracuse as well,