Author Biographies :: Sarah Arthurs

Sarah Arthurs

Sarah Arthurs has a B.A. in Theology, a Masters in Educational Psychology and is a Registered Psychologist. She has worked as a therapist, college instructor, parent educator, community developer and pastor. And has happily found her true home in the Co-operative sector! She is a member of Prairie Sky Co Housing Co-operative and is a Director with Connect First Credit Union. During 2012, the UN declared International Year of Co-operatives, Sarah was the Alberta Coordinator for the International Year of Co-operatives with the Alberta Community and Cooperative Association. She is currently prototyping New Scoop YYC, a local news co-op practicing Generative Journalism.

Articles by this Author…

Are We There Yet?

Posted on September 9, 2016 in Posts

John explores two underlying questions raised by his recent book, co-authored with Peter Block and Walter Brueggemann: How will we know when we have departed the consumer culture? and How will we know we have arrived?… read more »

Men, Better Neighbours Than Friends?

Posted on May 2, 2016 in Stories

When Howard Lawrence feels isolated, he heads outside to see who is working on fixing or building something and pitches in.… read more »

Stone Soup Moments

Posted on January 7, 2016 in Stories

A simple corn chowder turns into Stone Soup, a tangible manifestation of community gifts and abundance.… read more »

New Scoop Interviews Member Peter Block

Posted on November 6, 2015 in Posts

Calgary news coop co-founder Sarah Arthurs interviews Peter on the role generative journalism plays in community transformation.… read more »

New Scoop Members Working Pot Luck

Posted on November 6, 2015 in Stories

Peter inspires a group of generative journalists to form a news coop in Calgary.… read more »