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Uncomfortable–And Growing.


October 24, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized

“God, make me so uncomfortable that I will do the very thing I fear.” – Ruby Dee “”Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” –Neale Donald Walsch “I’m continually trying to make choices that put me against my … Continued

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“Shout Out” EUIP Video Blog – Dominique


October 17, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized

“Thank you for watching my first every video blog, There’s a lot more to tell you about over some dialogue. But by now you’re probably thinking “Where does she even work?” Well ladies and gentlemen, that’ll come later but having … Continued

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EUIP Alumni: We Are Who You Tell Us We Are,


October 13, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized

Apathetic and Unmotivated. In several conversations last week, the statement was made that people in our generation are apathetic and unmotivated. That we don’t want to serve or think about anyone but ourselves. Johnna had previously had a similar experience … Continued

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EUI Life: A Typical Week


October 7, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized

At 5:00 am Monday through Friday, my alarm buzzes underneath my pillow. I turn it off and begin my morning routine, stumbling out of bed to put on my clothes and do my hair. I’m out the door at 5:55 … Continued

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Transit: A Hidden EUI Theme


October 3, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized

Access to transportation is a constant theme in my daily commute and at my EUIP placement. I’ve learned a lot in two months since the program started about transit through my own experiences, those of my housemates, and clients at … Continued

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True Life: I live in LA without a car


September 26, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized

Before I arrived in Los Angeles, I had extensive debates with friends and family over whether or not it is possible to function in this city without a car. I spent my last four years of school in Washington, DC, … Continued

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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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