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We Live in a Melting Pot- 10 Tips on Working With Other Cultures

We live in a melting pot. At least, that’s what I was taught in all of my U.S. History classes. Living in America gives us the unique chance to interact with countless different cultures on any given day. 900 more words


The Importance of Mentors

No matter what your individual goals are, I think everyone can benefit from forming a relationship with someone who is older and  has more experience than them. 556 more words


Farewell Career Fair Fears

Anyone who knows anything about the Concordia Career Center knows that we love career fairs. Whether they’re hosted by Concordia or a partnering school, our Career Center is always publicizing at least one. 561 more words


Concordia College & ECLA: Lecture and Discussion

I am so honored to be the Oen Lecturer at Concordia College for the academic year 2016-2017 on October 27th at 7p.m. My lecture is entitled, … 743 more words


The Smell of Freshly Sharpened Pencils

Recently Lisa asked Lydia, “Are you looking forward to school starting in September?” Lydia’s eyes sparkled (more so than usual) as she responded, “Yes. But… 1,083 more words

Word Warrior Wednesday: "Oh the Places you'll go" (Dr. Seuss)

Growing up in Germany, I did not know about “Green eggs and Ham” or “Yertle, the Turtle” and other things. I am alive people, I am breathing, it’s ok. 372 more words

Participant Photos Week 1

Crazy to think that the first week of Hope in Focus is complete! The kids, volunteers, and I have been having so much fun taking photos and learning about how to deal with trauma and illness. 48 more words