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Here I go, here I go. Here. I. Go. Again.

I don’t know if there’s anybody out there,what kind of notifications you’ll get or if anybody cares. My point? Feel free to follow, read, comment, stalk or whatever the appropriate terminology is for this type of social media. 107 more words


Hmong New Year Week

Nyob Zoo Xyoo Tshiab! Happy New Year!

This week has been a busy one with teachers preparing their students and staff preparing decorations, the play, performances, and food for what’s to come Friday, December 19th. 168 more words

A Reading Star is Born

David Lewis is a first-year Reading Corps tutor from Thornton, CO. He is serving at Tarver Elementary in Adams 12 Five Star Schools and enjoys reading, writing, and cliff diving at Casa Bonita.  981 more words


Winter is coming

Now that the cold is setting in, the majority of my job priorities have shifted to indoor activities.  Most of this year I have spent outside – coordinating volunteers and events, managing my program’s garden and helping families grow their own food. 143 more words


Thankful Monday...Andrew "Swiddy"

Today I’m feeling very thankful for my good friend Andrew who I got to visit this past weekend.  (Also feeling very thankful for my sister who hosted me, her roommate who put up with the chaos, and Steven who helped take care of Talia.)  Andrew and I met 11 months ago in Pittsburgh during our MLK week of service for AmeriCorps.   271 more words


Half Way There

Today marks the beginning of the last week of my first semester in AmeriCorps. Five months down, seven more to go. I can do this. Right? 324 more words