MOCHA provides hands-on arts learning experiences for children and their families in our museum, in schools and preschools, and in public venues. MOCHA prepares educators to teach art and integrate arts learning across academic subject areas. MOCHA advocates for the arts as an essential part of a strong, vital and diverse community. MOCHA emphasizes outreach [...]
OaklandSeen forges a pioneering new model for media and community engagement. Its information network highlights issues important to working people, people of color, young people. OaklandSeen links radio broadcasts, social networks, community news, blogs, and web resources to share a compelling mix of Oakland’s most credible and exciting voices — yours!
How did Rick Hackett, a chef with classical French training and a California-Mediterranean repertoire, come to open a Pan-American Kitchen, honoring and adapting the raw materials and culinary sensibilities of Central and South (as well as North) America? It all started with the “staff meal”, the informal repast restaurants serve to staff members before every shift.