Rural Narratives on Welcoming Communities

Teaching & Engagement, 2017




The team will use appreciative inquiry to interview community leaders about creating welcoming communities and work with partners to develop powerful narratives, provide access to resources and disseminate best practices.


Athena Ramos, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Reducing Health Disparities


Yesenia Peck, Nebraska Public Power District
Comite Latino de Schuyler
Columbus Chamber of Commerce, Engaging Immigrants Committee
Heartland Workers’ Center

Contact: Athena Ramos,