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Creativity at its finest by Esperanza H.

Last week we got to visit the puppet theatre and the makings of it. It was so amazing. We got to see the behind the scenes look of how the puppets come to be. Something that not many get to … Continue reading

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Safety in a place by Esperanza H.

 I recently went to Palermo in Sicily and to say the least I didn’t feel that safe walking the streets. It wasn’t that it was unsafe, it was more that every road we walked down, we got stared at left … Continue reading

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A continuing trend by Esperanza H.

 Before going on break, we had a change to see the orto for the agricultural students. It is a wonderful garden and our guide gave us a change to pick peppers and he told us all about each harvest and … Continue reading

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The beauty of a community by Esperanza H.

 Last week we went to Circolo del Tempo Bono for coffee. We discussed how Borgo Bello came to be with some people from the project last year. It got me thinking about what we could do with the space in … Continue reading

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The city I live in by Esperanza H.

   For me, in order to feel safe in a city it needs to be diverse in terms of culture where I don’t have to worry about not being able to go certain places because I am Hispanic or black. … Continue reading

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Borgo Bello Unlike Any Other by Esperanza H.

      Borgo Bello is a community not like any other I have had the pleasure of experiencing before. It is wonderful because they keep their history with the 3 Cathedrals found within the community but also have a families … Continue reading

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