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Lost In Thought, But Not In Action

I’ve learned so much from my parents and all the experiences that have brought me where I am today; but one thing I never truly learned was how to ask for help. In this land of plenty my mother never … Continue reading

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Unstoppable Schools

Over the past week or two the earthquake in Japan has been a major part of the news that I’ve been seeing. Besides being a terrible tragedy, it’s reminded me of some of the other natural disasters that have struck … Continue reading

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A Good Week

What a week! I emailed several local companies that sell school supplies. Of the ones that I emailed, Lakeshore Learning, actually replied. I received an email from a representative saying that she had forwarded my request to Lakeshore Learning’s donation … Continue reading

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The Wheels are Turning

Things are looking up so far! Our class is planning a joint event after the USF Spring Break. We will set up a booth, or whatever we can get, and stack up on boxes of donated pizza, thanks to my … Continue reading

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Lift Your Head for a Better Future

Today as I made my usual walk from the parking garage to the Marshall Student Center at USF, I was struck by an epiphany. I suddenly realized why the world is in the chaotic state that it is in. I … Continue reading

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