Lois Dalphinis

Where We Live

Since the emergence of civilization as we know it, humanity has used earthly resources.  In building homes and becoming settled, we have found ways to protect ourselves from forces of nature: I’m sure these forces may have seemed quite scary at times, like storms or even just cold winters….it’s natural.   As we developed I […]

To Have and Have Not

We still are living with the effects of an imperialist way of life.  What are these effects? List a few and see what you come up with. In 2007, we saw in the UK one of the most horrific summers in terms of youth deaths. I see young, bright and motivated people losing life over […]

Our Earthly Destiny

Cyber Safety

An interactive infographic, covering 5 important topics: Cyberbullying Identity Theft Plagiarism Computer Viruses General Internet Safety

Taking Liberties

‘Explore issues such as detention without charge, monarchy versus republic, votes at 16, euthanasia and equality at work’, with this interactive from the British Library.

History of Life: as we know it

Citizenship

Slogans

The Strapline There are many ways to make a presence felt or remembered;  for example, in business or product design, having a catchy slogan or strapline can enable effective expression of what is unique or most important about your business. WHO PUTS STRAPLINES TOGETHER / WHAT IS THE PROCESS ? There is no real science to writing the great strapline. […]

Rendering The Real

…people’s realities are multi-layered and often untold; however they can be unpacked through the work they produce. (Mullings, 2011) Rendering the Real In April 2012, I attended the Visual Residue Symposium at the 198 Gallery, SW9. Accompanying an art exhibition, Visual Residue presented works of 10 practitioners who have commented on the concerns of everyday life that young people […]

How can mentoring help me?

Mentoring is about empowering people, building confidence and broadening horizons.  People have different experiences talents, abilities, so there are many reasons why people can benefit from mentoring.   Mentoring can help with: Interpersonal Skills Improving communication skills and expressing yourself Developing or maintaining relationships with others Self-Esteem Developing ways to Integrate with others Discovering /developing skills […]

Building for Inspiration