Innovation Blog

Showcasing the Global Network of Kellogg Fellows

Tyler Norris, KNFP-15
President and CEO, Community Initiatives LLC

Quick Fact: Tyler‚’s firm, Community Initiatives LLC, provides strategic consultation and performance support to community collaborations and healthcare organizations. As a volunteer, Tyler chairs the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation‚’s Active Living By Design program..

Tom Gallagher, KNFP-10
Leadership Development Specialist, Oregon State University

Tom Gallagher Quick Fact: Heads the new Ford community Leadership Training Program to bring leadership training to small towns in Oregon; Leadership development specialist, Oregon State University extension service and Professor of natural resource management, University of Alaska (retired)

Scattered thoughts. Those of us who are routinely asked to speak about or somehow on behalf of black people should stop moralizing

The circumstances of Trayvon Martin’s death bring back memories of my childhood. I grew up in Brooklyn in the 1970s. The Brooklyn of my youth was quite brutal.

At triumphal moments, the past and its presents can fade like ships at a distance. With a president’s hand on King’s bible, the inconceivable in two eras converge in place and time.

As part of the KFLA Racial Equity Initiative, we present some tips to keep in mind as you think about hosting your own gathering.

"When you're digging a ditch, don't look up." A scout leader gave me this advice 36 years ago, when I was eleven.

Kellogg Fellows' TED Talks

Check out this TED or TEDx talk by one of our fellows or view the full library.

David Hirsch: Why We Need to Break the Cycle of Father Absence

Kellogg Fellows answer WDYDWYD?

In Order to “Become”

When my mother died in 1997, I found in her possessions, a letter I had written to her in 1963, when I was a college student. In it, I promised I would make some contribution in my life to the integration of science and spirituality...