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Give Children A Voice

 “Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.” – LaVita Rodriquez LaVita Rodriquez and I met at the Library of Congress in DC where I was doing research recently. She caught my attention as I descended the marble steps leading to the ...
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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Fire-Engine Red

“The stories of women who have given gifts to all of us 
without regard to gender, race or skin color need to matter.
 They are meant to be shared, cherished, and honored.” -R. Delane ...
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Born White…

“My mission in life is to connect people with people and people to ideas that cause us to pause, reflect and learn.” – René Delane As I write the first blog of 2016 the topic was never in doubt. It’s about lessons learned as a child living in a values-rich but ...
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Listening Is An Act Of Love

“Only through communication can human life hold meaning.” – Paul Freire The modern world we live in fast-paced, filled with “to do” lists and is often defined by the mere eight-second attention span. The gift of listening with intention therefore has the power of making us stand out in a ...
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The “F” Word…

“Failure is a stepping stone to success, a challenge to overcome not to be undone” -Rene Delane The “f” word… failure, is one of the most misused and misunderstood words in our language. We use the word against ourselves as a label rather than what it is… an obstacle or challenge ...
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“Turn off your email; turn off your phone; disconnect from the Internet… Technology is a good servant to a bad master.” -Gretchen Rubin There are 3 things that are the same in all people. We want to love, be loved and know that our lives matter – that we have lived at ...
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Like A Girl

“If she can see it… she can be it.” -Geena Davis Girls need role models. Girls need to see real-life role models that represent gender and racial diversity who are excelling in STEM, in the arts, in public service… and in everyday life. We need girls, women, boys, and men ...
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3 Steps To Courage

Vulnerability is our most accurate measure of courage.”  -Berné Brown Courage is all around us. It is found in everyday people who step our of their comfort zone and share that they are LGBT or stand up to a bully or refuse to conform to those who want you to ...
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