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Thursday, October 12 • 11:30am - 12:30pm
Cameras Across Cultures: Building Community & Empathy through Photography (CTE/AME)

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Cameras Across Cultures expands students’ global capacity by exploring other cultures, places, and perspectives through the power of photography and film. Through the power of visual media, students can build a sense of empathy with each other, with their communities, and with the world around them. Cameras Across Cultures has traveled to Bosnia-Herzegovina, Jordan, Thailand, Colombia, and Namibia, and have brought conversations & stories around immigration, human rights, health, and the environmental back to students in San Diego. Participants will experience the power of cross-cultural curriculum, and learn how it can be adapted & brought to their own classrooms.


Lucy Eagleson

Program Director, Outside The Lens
Born and raised in Escondido, California, Lucy spent about 3 years living and volunteering at an orphanage in Bosnia-Herzegovina. It was during that time that she found herself in the midst of unique stories as she came to know the wise individuals behind those journeys. That wisdom... Read More →

Hilary Morefield

Media Educator, Outside the Lens
Hilary is a San Diego-based photographer, artist, and educator. She graduated from the University of California, San Diego in 2014, where she received a dual Bachelor of Arts in Visual Arts-Media and Communications. Hilary currently serves as a Media Educator at Outside the Lens... Read More →

Thursday October 12, 2017 11:30am - 12:30pm PDT
Museum of Man Gill Auditorium 1350 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101