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Returning to the 'Bwl

Last week, we were very lucky to be able to return to Ynysybwl to catch up with the groups that we had met back in… 157 more words

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On November 16th, the City of Charleston hosted their 4th Annual Awards for Design Excellence.  At the event, MPS was honored to receive recognition and an award for the design of the new office building at 174 Meeting Street. 204 more words


HSM #11 Update - The Spangles are Finished

I have to say that this spangling business went a lot more quickly than I initially thought. The front of the reticule is now twinkling. I very much like the color of the brown spangles on the shot cotton. 108 more words

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Media Mentions: Think Geoenergy

Think Geoenergy has posted a new story about the Department of Energy’s road trip to visit the FORGE sites. Here’s the link to Roadtrip to the candidates for the FORGE geothermal research project in the U.S.

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Breakfast with Luzma

Tia and the UVM Brigade have been eating many of their meals at the Corazon de Angel orphanage, so we have gotten to know the children quite well.   83 more words

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Vital Skills

Our Promotoras will be getting baumanometers (blood pressure cuffs) in different colors in their medical kits.  A baumanometer is an essential tool in the villages, because sometimes the Promotora is able to catch hypertension (high blood pressure) and begin dialogue with the patient , possibly saving their life. 47 more words

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Treating Abandoned Children

Tia’s brigade from Universidad Valle de Mexico spent the day doing training and consultations at Corazon de Angel, an orphanage for abandoned and abused children.   51 more words

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