The Rapidian


How to See Art

Submitted 09-22-2011 under OPINION

Can art change your mind? Naselli talks about the importance of our vote in ArtPrize, and how to rise above personal preference to choose the greater good.


Gifts from the ArtPrize community

Submitted 09-20-2011 under VOICES

With my birthday on the eve of ArtPrize 2011, I'm reflecting on all the gifts I have received from ArtPrize. More than a chance to appreciate art, ArtPrize has provided many opportunities to my family.


ArtPrize A-B-C, Easy as 1-2-3

Submitted 09-20-2011 under OPINION

Love it or hate it or just not sure about it, ArtPrize is here. Take the most of the opportunity and talk about art, talk to artists, talk with each other: The Rapidian provides the platform.


NPO Showcase features Dominican Center at Marywood

Submitted 09-20-2011 under NONPROFITS

Barbara Hansen, OP, of GRCMC interviews Director of Dominican Center at Marywood about its facilities and purpose.


Getting in, fitting in and having fun too

Submitted 09-19-2011 under VOICES

Sometimes the reason we don't enjoy more may be because we don't believe we'll fit in where the fun is.


Hunger Challenge: Day 7

Submitted 09-12-2011 under OPINION

Day 7 is the end of the road for the challenge. I revisit the grocery store and share some food for thought.


Three reasons why the Hunger Challenge misses the mark

Submitted 09-12-2011 under OPINION

The hunger challenge is garnering media attention, but does it achieve its purpose?


Hunger Challenge: Day 6

Submitted 09-11-2011 under OPINION

Day 6 I get my groove back, make some pretty good food and enjoy a night out watching the game with a tall glass of water.


Hunger Challenge: Day 5

Submitted 09-10-2011 under OPINION

I spent the day with a spending limit of $4.37 and a couple dollar menus.


Hunger Challenge: Day 4

Submitted 09-09-2011 under OPINION

Day 4 I get pretty run-down. I fall asleep at my computer on two occasions and get a little sick. It's getting tough, folks.