“Talkin’ Shop”: MetroMorphosis Barbershop Talk Series

“Talkin’ Shop”: MetroMorphosis Barbershop Talk Series

For decades the Black barbershop has been regarded as a sanctuary of sorts for African American men to discuss everything from sports to politics to relationship advice. A few months back the team at MetroMorphosis began a series of barbershop talks to converse with...
#CulturalExchange: Ronaldo Hardy

#CulturalExchange: Ronaldo Hardy

#CulturalExchange: Short Interviews w/ Local Change AgentsRonaldo Hardy is the pastor at Love Alive ChurchUrban Renewal: For those unfamiliar with you, who is Ronaldo Hardy and what are the driving forces behind your work?Ronaldo Hardy:  People know me for my work as...
#CulturalExchange: Chris Tyson

#CulturalExchange: Chris Tyson

Mini Interview with local change agent Chris Tyson, President and CEO, East Baton Rouge Redevelopment Authority and Newman Trowbridge Distinguished Professor of Law, LSU Law CenterUrban Renewal: For those unfamiliar with you and your work, who is Chris Tyson and what...
Metro Message: #GivingTuesday

Metro Message: #GivingTuesday

#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the...