Past Dubuque Event: VOL 1

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New Beginnings

BY DAVID BARNES
@ VOL 1 ON OCT 15, 2015

What life experiences have shaped you and where you are today? Hear the life experiences which shaped this presenter and how Dubuque, Iowa became his home.

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Strengthening the Literary Girl Gang

BY GWEN BEATTY
@ VOL 1 ON OCT 15, 2015

Have you ever wanted to write? Hear what this presenter discovered about women authors in the Indie lit community, how the discoveries shaped her approach to composing her own work and what she does to support women in the literary community. 

 

 

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Immigration Experience

BY LUIS ROJAS
@ VOL 1 ON OCT 15, 2015

What does it take to immigrate to U.S.? How long does it take to become a citizen? This presenter shares his journey and perspective on immigration.

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Rock Solid Dreams

BY BECCA KACANDA
@ VOL 1 ON OCT 15, 2015

Grottoes! Isn't it everyones secret desire to create one? This presenter explains what grottoes are, highlights the largers grotto in Iowa, and how she uses this art form to express herself.

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Black in The Day

BY WILLIE SLAYDEN
@ VOL 1 ON OCT 15, 2015

How much do you know about black history? The presenter shares historic moments of American history in relation to how black community members were treated by their white counterparts while also highlighting the assets of a black community in Tulsa Oklahoma.

 

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My Favorites

BY NIKOLA PAVELIĆ
@ VOL 1 ON OCT 15, 2015

Where do you go to gain perspective in your city? How do the people you hang out with feed you? This presenters shares his journey in making Dubuque, Iowa home.

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Feeling Like a Baby Alpaca

BY ANDREA HELGAGER
@ VOL 1 ON OCT 15, 2015

Interested in traveling through Puru? Before you go check out this presenter's journey through amazing pictures highlighting food, desserts, animals and more!

 

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Growing School Gardens

BY LAURA KLAVITTER
@ VOL 1 ON OCT 15, 2015

What does it take to grow a community garden in schools? Hear from this passionate presenter about how she works with teachers to bring gardens into their own schools and classrooms. 

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Dirty Girl

BY BECKY HINES HAUDER
@ VOL 1 ON OCT 15, 2015

Have you ever wanted to swim through freezing cold water only to be shocked by electricity in the end? Interested?! Good. Hear this presenter's experience with Tough Mudder and what it took to prepare for this life changing experience.

Nikola Pavelić
Civic Engagement Coordinator in Dubuque
Andrea Helgager
Dubuque Circles Initiative Coordinator in Dubuque
Gwen Beatty
Legal Assistant/Bartender in Dubuque
Willie Slayden
in Dubuque
Luis Rojas
in Dubuque
David Barnes
in Dubuque
Becca Kacanda
in Dubuque