Elsa Lindenmeyr

December Retreat – Morality Humility Is the Key

This weekend was the December Retreat, a time I have been looking forward to since September, knowing it would signify...

#8 – November Retreat – Let’s Do This!

#8 – November Retreat – Let’s Do This!

The November Retreat has come and gone in the blink of the eye. It seems like yesterday that I was...

#7 The Denial of Acceptance: Climate Change Action

#7 The Denial of Acceptance: Climate Change Action

This is the script to my pitch for anyone who’s curious.   Climate change is a very disputed topic in...

#5 Why Start a Movement

To start a movement you need a leader, someone who’s got the drive to get something done, but you also...

#4 My Ideas of Climate Change Denial

Here is a link to my mind map if you can’t read the picture above. Let me know if you...

#3 Vermont Climate Change Rundown

I think when you think of a social issue, you think of something about discrimination or acceptance into a society....

#2 First Exploration of My Topic

When I thought about the topic I wanted to pursue, I chose the denial and acceptance of climate change. I...

#1 WtS Kickoff : The First Chapter

What’s the Story? is a like your favorite book. You pick it up because someone says you should and then...

The Final Retreat: What I’ve Learned

This course has been the unexpected but magical education experience I’ve been looking for. This program is able to take...

March Retreat: What’s the Story Through the Eyes of a Participant

As the March Retreat comes to a close, I think back to what we’ve done over the past 6 months...

December Retreat – My Reflection

The December Retreat was the second What’s the Story retreat this year. It was the opportunity to really sit down...

Week 3 – What questions do I have?

Questions I have about the issue of migrant workers on dairy farms in Vermont:   How strongly do farmers who...

Week 2 – What are the details?

What are the details? My current knowledge Migrant workers get poor quality living conditions poor quality houses small houses –...

Week 1 – What’s the Conflict?

What’s the conflict that surrounds migrant workers? migrant workers are treated unfairly (lower than minimum wages, longer hours, tiny and...

#9 – November Retreat: My Thoughts

The November Retreat was our first retreat, and was really amazing. At first I was extremely nervous because of our...

#8 Refinement and Goals

I want to create a small change that impacts the lives of migrant workers in more farm populated areas for...

#7 My Pitch Plan

Everyone’s eaten a dairy product, right? You’ve probably had milk, or cheese, spread butter on something, and eaten ice cream....

#6 Mind Map of My Understanding of Migrant Workers

Here’s a link to my mind map for better visibility. This is only a snapshot of my thinking, and it...

#5: Understanding Migrant Workers’ Situation

This week, I researched migrant workers. The issue of migrant labor is extremely important to Vermont, since dairy is 70%...

#4 Change for Migrant Workers

When I watched the TEDTalk by Simon Sinek, something he said caught my attention. He said, “People don’t buy what you...

#3 Undocumented Immigrant Workers

I initially was going to research the issue of education in small schools. I then decided that I wouldn’t have...

#1: Who I Am and Why I’m Here

My name is Elsa Lindenmeyr and I’m a 8th grader from Shelburne Community School. I am curious, a self learner and...

#2: My Initial Ideas

As I look though what other people have already researched, written, and then published, I feel myself drawn to one...

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