Cooperative Learning (and Intellectual Fair Trade) is one of our Six Pillars. The Cervantes Free University and Learning Cooperative ( and the Washington University Cooperative Library ( are part of our Cooperative Network. Please see for the online syllabus to our Multifocus course, "Cooperative Living, Community Building, and Sustainability." Please check this website for updates concerning the Grand Opening of CFU-LC!

Much informal exchange of skills takes place in the Coop, for example a workshop on Zen Buddhist koans, tutorials on Jewish mysticsm, Sanskrit, bread making, apple pie baking, Indian cuisine, bridge, guitar, art, and much more!