NolaVie Presents : Community

NolaVie presents regular content from a full spectrum of members in the New Orleans community.

VIDEO: "This Land is Our Land"


Editor's Note: Last year, Nolavie's Renee Peck interviewed Luisa Dantas about her LandofOpportunity platform, an experimental web platform that "explores post-crisis community (re)building in America." The site features an interactive video player that allows viewers to explore and compare ... Read More »

'Rock, Paper, Scissors' beats bullying on this school playground

A group of students plays duck duck goose outside of Playworks.

Edgar P. Harney Spirit of ExcellenceAcademy is an elementary and middle school in the heart of Central City. It’s the school with the chain link fence that faces Claiborne Avenue, a school many pass with hardly a glance on the way to the Superdome. It’s also a school with a metal detector at its Willow Street entrance, two comfy purple armchairs in the lobby, cheerful handmade posters on the wall, and a crew of Playworks counselors whose only job is to organize recess. Read More »

Growing Pains: NOLA rides the Metro

Washington Square Park, New York, New York

Sunday night, five of us from the Entrepreneurship Group at the University of Virginia summited the overpass into Jersey City. For this we had a magnificent view of the New York City skyline while we blasted Jay-Z’s “Empire ... Read More »

Meet Our Partners