At the Intersection of You and Me

At the Intersection of You and Me

At the intersection of you and me there is much more than meets the mind, more than just the sharing of ideas and perspectives. There are unspoken somatic exchanges and feedback loops that can affect our potential for transformative learning and engagement. “How much...
Got Conscientia?

Got Conscientia?

The word ‘consciousness’ is derived from “conscientia” or “knowing with.” It suggests that it is through relationship with others and one’s environment that we come to know ourselves. Philosopher Christian de Quincey (1998) states that without conscientia there would...
The Face of Engagement

The Face of Engagement

“The Spirit shall look out through matter’s gaze, and matter shall reveal the Spirit’s face.” (Sri Aurobindo as cited in Murphy, 1971) Clues to purpose and passion, or ‘Spirit’, reside in our own bodies or “through matter’s gaze” according to Indian philosopher, poet...