A painting of a large room with a lot of people in it. Some are sitting around a table with food; others are relaxing on couches. Everyone is having a good time.

The Mural

In the Spring of 2022, Vassar students were asked by the Engaged Pluralism Initiative: What does community mean to them?

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A poster with a group of people standing around a table covered with sticky notes. The poster has the text “Brave spaces: What are they and how to cultivate them? Sept. 8, 2023, 9 am to 12 pm, CCMPR223, Vassar College. Led by Brian Arao, president and co-founder of Brave Space Leadership.”

Brave Spaces: Brian Arao

September 8th, 2023

You may have heard the term “brave space” before. But how clear are you about what a brave space is and when and how to create it? Led by Brian Arao, President and Co-Founder of Brave Space Leadership, join us for an engaging and interactive workshop to develop a deeper understanding of and ability to facilitate brave spaces.