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"Geary" the making of a cardboard robot

I recently took a job at the Y Creator Space, which is part of the Homewood Brushton YMCA. I will be here for 10 months as part of a full-time AmeriCorps term of service. 445 more words


World AIDS Day: Living in Solidarity with Our Neighbors

JV AmeriCorps member Emily Breakell (‘17-18 Portland, OR) serves as the Activities and Events Coordinator for the Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon’s HIV Services. To commemorate World AIDS Day, Emily shares a reflection on her experience serving in the HIV Day Center in Portland, OR. 832 more words


Emily Head, L.Ac. MAOM

I rushed across the parking lot behind Taka’s Grill on Main Street, through the brisk autumn chill, into Pacific Healing Acupuncture. The warm, softly lit interior wrapped me in a cocoon of serenity so intoxicating that I was nearly too relaxed to get out of my chair after my 90-minute chat with owner Emily Head. 1,061 more words

Fort Bragg California

My First Hitches: Coronado National Forest

I’ll start this post as I start all blog posts—I’m sorry I have not written in a long time. Follow me on Instagram if you want updates more often! 1,231 more words


Welcome our new Vista T.J.

ACT would like to welcome T.J. Anania to the team. T.J.’s part of the AmeriCorps program and new to Bennington.

What brings you to Bennington? 266 more words