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War On Terror News features USF Honors class

  One of the key areas of study in this class is how you harness your social network and your personal contacts to support a cause. We try to teach the students in this class about the true power of … Continue reading

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If at first we don’t succeed…

Twelve unique individuals, striving toward the same goal: 120 boxes, 10 per person, whichever you prefer. A once overwhelming and daunting bar to clear, now no longer seems like such an Olympic feat. But though our actions seem sparse and … Continue reading

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Coming Up With Answers…

I never thought this semester I would hear the question “Why would people care?” in so many varieties: “How can we get them to care?”, “Why does this matter?”, “Why not donate to a school in the Tampa bay area?”, … Continue reading

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Experiencing Change

Prior to entering USF nearly two years ago, I would have never imagined to be in the position at where I stand today. I never thought that I would one day be leading an organization in the role of a … Continue reading

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YOU Can Change the World

There are many doubters out there that say one person can’t make a difference, but if you have knowledge of almost any relief effort or any major institute,  you will see that it usually started with the dream of one … Continue reading

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Not Giving Up Hope – Undertaking Mortenson’s Example

We are now five weeks into the semester, and it’s safe to say we’ve had our fair share of roadblocks. After all, it isn’t easy to promote a cause in a way that will influence people to take action. How … Continue reading

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Social Networking To Make A Difference

I have to admit that when I started this class, I was a little skeptical.  I wanted to take the class because I felt that this class, more than any of the others I could take, was the only class … Continue reading

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Maybe Facebook isn’t Wasting My Life

This whole project has pushed me into doing something I really wasn’t happy about. I mean, I’m glad to get to help out kids, and hopefully I can help a lot of them,  but it turns out that that’s not … Continue reading

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Making good use of waiting

“Waiting for a train to go or a bus to come, or a plane to go or the mail to come, or the rain to go or the phone to ring, or the snow to snow or waiting around for … Continue reading

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