Interning at Windy Films

by Lucy Rahner This summer I’ve been interning with Windy Films, a small Boston-based documentary film studio started by former Curb Scholar, Harvey, and his long-time friends Tripp and Will. From feature-length documentaries to promotional pieces for social impact...

Inside an Artist’s Life in the Ryman Lofts

Guest post from Lily Hansen author of Word of Mouth: Nashville Conversations, and resident of Ryman Lofts, Nashville’s first affordable apartment residence for artists.  Lily coordinated our visit to Ryman Lofts (you’ll hear more about that in our next post!), and her...

Curb Scholars Opening Retreat: Tuesday and Wednesday

by Elizabeth Meadows It’s that time of year again, when students return to campus, and we all have to scramble to make sure we’re ready for them. At the Curb Center, this annual return becomes a swirl of events, as we try to coordinate the opening of the academic year...

Building Bridges by Claire Evans

Building Bridges Shortly after arriving in Hong Kong for my internship at Ove Arup & Partners, I pulled out my notebook and started a list. Guidelines to make the most of the summer ~ENGAGE FULLY. Act as if this is permanent If you’re considering something but are...

Harrison David Kenum

California surprised me. And not necessarily with its people, its natural beauty, or its different lifestyle- rather, the fact that it was even able to surprise me was surprising. It’s not an off-the-wall, hidey-hole state like a North Dakota or a Vermont....

Tell Me a Story: Multimedia Expression Night

[ B ] Tell me a story. In this century, and moment, of mania, Tell me a story. Make it a story of great distances, and starlight. The name of the story will be Time, But you must not pronounce its name. Tell me a story of deep delight. from Robert Penn Warren’s...

Happy Holidays from the Curb Center!

On December 9th, the Curb Center group put their baking skills to work for a cookie exchange to celebrate the holiday season! From molasses cookies to cranberry bars, Rice Krispie treats and chocolate chip cookies, we had a great afternoon of recipe sharing and...