Around Atlanta: Our Top 5 Adventures

Like I mentioned in this week’s Real Talk on experiential education, we here at Val in Real Life are do-ers. We like to get out and get our hands on things. While we like to keep a good bit of variety in our lives, Fred and George do have some favorite Atlanta haunts that they never seem to tire of …

Green Fire: Aldo Leopold and a Land Ethic for our Time

Last Friday, I slipped out of Camp Granola for a little green indulgence, a screening of the new Aldo Leopold biography, Green Fire: Aldo Leopold and a Land Ethic for our Time. Any greenie worth his or her Birkenstocks has read Leopold’s work. He’s one of the most enduring icons of conservation so obviously I wasn’t going to miss my …