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Dreams to Acts: Nicaragua 2015

Hi all!

I’m posting this for a friend of mine, who is trying to get help on a project.  Tasha is a remarkable young girl who is using crowdrise to raise funds for a high school in Nicaragua. 505 more words

2 Months Away

Hello Friends!

Sorry for the lack of an update last week, but I am back. It’s kind of unbelievable that we are only 2 months away from… 418 more words

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Week 9!

What another crazy week. This pattern we are stuck in, weather wise, is definitely making my normal routine be thrown off. These are some of the snowiest days we have had, and what they’re saying is that it’s not stopping anytime soon. 405 more words

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Rain, sleet, snow, and cold temperatures! Week 7 is done!

Phew! I won’t lie there was a small part of me that woke up this morning hoping that they were postponing the run today. The media likes to hype up storms, big and small, and while I don’t typically believe everything the meteorologists say I wasn’t looking forward to running in the snow and having it transition to freezing rain. 402 more words

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A Letter from HLTN's Student Coordinator

Hi! My name is Mari, and I’m the 2014-2015 Student Coordinator here at Help Light The Night GJ.

Our mission is focused on decreasing dependence on kerosene as a source of light.  320 more words


Longest Distance

Today I reached a milestone, I hit the longest distance I’ve run to date since I have started running. I surpassed my previous distance of the Half Marathon from September, and felt so good while doing it. 238 more words

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Augmented Reality

So over the past few months I’ve been really interested in something called augmented reality or AR for short. In a way it’s like virtual reality but it utilizes a camera with special sensors that measure the distance of objects and surfaces in the area and placing digital 3D objects within that camera’s frame. 361 more words