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Tomar la Vida Día a Día


September 15, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized

Durante todo el tiempo como puedo recordar he sido una persona futurista. Constantemente estoy planeando mi próximo paso, generalmente meses y a veces años antes de tiempo. Esto no siempre parece funcionar para mí todavía sigo volviendo a él de … Continued

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Day by Day.


September 15, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized

For as long as I can remember I’ve been a futuristic person. I’m constantly planning my next step, usually months and sometimes years ahead of time. This doesn’t always seem to work for me yet I keep going back to … Continued

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Alumna: Life Lessons Learned During My Year of Service


September 10, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized

Post EUIP Reflection I would like to thank my former house members for taking the time to teach me these lessons. I listened, even when it seemed that I wasn’t willing to compromise.  I showed up, every single day because … Continued

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Through Hope, Be Bold


September 8, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized

One goal I had in mind for myself this year was to experience new and different ways to worship. Now, I realize that this is a very broad goal. I was raised in the Episcopal Church, and have no desire … Continued

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Meet Bianca.


September 5, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized

Meet Bianca Jackson, She’s a part of the Hollywood house and she’ll be working as a college counselor with CALS Early College High School in Eagle Rock (A PUC School)! Check out our video interview and learn more:

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Coast to Coast


September 2, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized

Moving from coast to coast was a huge change. Experiencing different cultures, different lifestyles, and basically just being completely outside of your comfort zone is what this experience as a EUI has brought thus far. However, by no means is … Continued

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Three “Firsts”


August 15, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized

Though I am bound to have many more “firsts” as my year in EUIP progresses, and though I have already had many more, the beginning few weeks have been defined by three.   First First: Meeting the Interns   Before … Continued

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You Don’t Have to Like Everyone and That’s OK


August 5, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized

As I write my final blog post, I can’t think of a better way to sum up this year without going through the three key elements of our year of service – community, spirituality and our work sites. When I … Continued

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Digging Deeper


July 25, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized

I’ve written about my commute, I’ve written about my work site, now it’s time to write about my community experience. This year has been a rough. When I signed up for EUIP last year I could not have imagined everything … Continued

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The Labyrinth of Life


July 24, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized

  Recently I found myself going through some internal struggles. My service year is coming to an end, and everyone is talking about how much they have changed and what they have learned. We talked about all of our aha … Continued

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