Newsletter Autumn 2017

Newsletter Autumn 2017

This summer, the Center for Anthroposophy, in conjunction with the Waldorf Program at Antioch University New England, completed a year-long self-study in preparation for renewal of membership in the Association of Waldorf Schools of North America (AWSNA). A sampling of sections from this study-addressing the “Big Question” of how to become a successful Waldorf teacher

Newsletter Spring/Summer 2016

Newsletter Spring/Summer 2016

In our culture, it is customary to think of the 21 years landmark as coming of age — a time beyond which one focuses on life more as a full adult. As an institution dedicated to the education of adults, the Center for Anthroposophy, along with its affiliated program at Antioch University New England, is celebrating several landmarks of full adulthood this year. In this issue we focus on three of them

Newsletter Winter 2016

Newsletter Winter 2016

Waldorf education acts as antidote to many ailments of our times: anxiety and depression in children, stress and exhaustion of adults, perhaps even extremism and violence among young fanatics.

In this issue of Center & Periphery we explore some of the healing powers inherent in this education, as well as offering updates on programs run by the Center for Anthroposophy intended to remedy some of these ailments.

Newsletter Autumn 2015

Newsletter Autumn 2015

“Milestones” are only one letter different from “millstones”, but these terms should not be confused with each other.

For instance, though the processes of ageing may feel like the latter, they deserve to be celebrated as instances of the former. Think of these processes as akin to a harvest, signifying the fruits of growth and maturation. There should be nothing wrong, as such, with getting old.

At the Center for Anthroposophy, we are celebrating several seven-year milestones this year, both in the age of our programs and in the services we offer.

Newsletter Spring 2015

Newsletter Spring 2015

Re-flect: its original meaning is “to bend back” — but also “to curve”, as in falcate, the blade of a scythe. This is the theme for our Spring 2015 issue of Center & Periphery, the online newsletter of the Center for Anthroposophy.

A quintessential aspect of the Consciousness Soul, self-reflection is evident–though perhaps frozen–in the artifacts of modern technology, and rejuvenated through the eternal fonts of renewal and foundation studies that draw from the depths of Waldorf education.

Newsletter Winter 2015

Newsletter Winter 2015

Our focus for this issue of Center & Periphery shifts to the East: first to Forest Row, where Georg Locher — beloved mentor, teacher, artist, and genial uncle to the programs sponsored by the Center for Anthroposophy — passed away on 15 December 2014, just a few months after celebrating his 80th birthday.