November 1, 2021
S1 E9 | November 1, 2021 | Gina Pérez
Gina Pérez is a cultural anthropologist at Oberlin College and the author of two award-winning books—The Near Northwest Side Story: Gender, Migration and Puerto Rican Families and Citizen, Student, Soldier: Latina/o Youth, JROTC and the American Dream. She and Arrow’s Carol Parker discuss Día de Los Muertos, from its roots in ancient Mesoamerica to a gradual blending of cultural practices, leading to present-day meaning as a celebration of life.
I consistently and firmly advocate for fairness.
The purpose of this series is to expand knowledge, empathy, and understanding of the broader, ever-changing world around us by creating opportunities for conversation with experts in various areas.
Saint Charles, Missouri-based Arrow Senior Living manages a collection of communities that offer varying levels of care including independent living, assisted living, and memory care. Each and every senior living community supports residents by focusing on dignity, respect, and quality of life. The programs and amenities offered are selected to provide only the highest standard of quality and comfort.
June 15, 2022
One of Arrow Senior Living’s Core Values is “I consistently and firmly advocate for fairness.” This value was born of a belief in the power of a diverse community of people working together and a desire to celebrate our unique differences. So, to honor that belief, during the week leading up to June 19, 2022, […]
December 31, 2021
Ayana King is a Diversity, Equity, + Inclusion specialist and the CEO of Maximum Communications. For our last D&I conversation of 2021, she discusses with an Arrow resident Arrow’s Diversity & Inclusion Speaker Series, the importance of diversity, equity, & inclusion, and how people can help promote those principles to improve society.