AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Archie Bunker's Neighborhood
Project type(s) Other
Date completed 02/2008
Chapter Touro University COM
Project Coordinator Mythri Sharma
Summary of project This is an interactive game that addresses class and racial discriminations. The participants are split into groups according to the community they belong to (women, GLBT, homeless, etc). The goal is for them to figure out what community they belong to depending on how they are treated by other members of the game.

Content area Disparities
Number of participants 30
Participant hours involved 1 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost About $100
Project funding Local chapter funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Fliers, class announcements, school-wide email
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
5
Lessons/suggestions

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS
Comments If you're interested in running this game, please contact me to get the game directions.