Our Top 12 Favorite Blog Moments of 2012!

Is it really already 2013? Where did 2012 go? While it definitely flew by, it was also filled with tons of amazing Urban Gateways moments that were highlighted here on the blog. These moments were captured in pictures, videos, sounds, interviews, stories, and thoughtful reflections on issues affecting Chicago and the rest of the country.

Check out the links below to our 12 favorite posts (in no particular order). How we narrowed this down, we don’t know, it was almost impossible.

A Two-Month Residency at Red Lodge Clay Center

UG Student Filmmaker Examines Lawndale Violence

Giordano & Urban Gateways Bring the Passion of Dance to 1400 Students, Oct 26

“I Fell In Love with Dance” – Mastering African Music & Movement in Washington Park

You are Soul Sweet: Reconstructing Corporate Ads at Fairfield Academy

New Research Links Art and Academic Achievement, Meanwhile Arts Ed on the Decline

ARTicipating the School Year at EPIC Academy

UG Teaching Artist Gives Youth Voice Through Music

Award-winning Spoken Word Artist in Action at Wentworth School

pARTying for a cause was never better! Photos from ARTini 2012

Where Words Meet Addiction

Art for All Gala Raises Almost $250K for Arts Ed