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The road ahead.

Excitement buzzed through the air as last year’s students from Professor Temple’s class filed into our small classroom on Monday morning.  Lined up on the back row of tables were a series of gifts that had been sent from soldiers … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned

Sitting in class today, we went around the room and shared our experiences for the past week. It was exciting to hear all of the amazing progress my classmates have made! Three students have already exceeded the amount they need … Continue reading

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What fits in a shipping box?

The boxes we use to ship our donated school supplies to Afghanistan are provided for free by the United States Postal Service. They are the large flat rate boxes which measure 12″ x 12″ x 5-1/2″ in size. They currently … Continue reading

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Out of Panic Comes 3,000 BiC Pens

Remember that first post about having 39 pens, 23 pencils, and so on.  Well it’s time for an update.  I now have 3039 pens, thanks to BIC Corporation.  It all happened because I was dreadfully ill.  You see I was … Continue reading

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