Category Archives: Texas

Julieta’s Story

1/24/14 Listening to Julieta’s story was very moving. I feel that it was a good experience to sum u the week because it provided meaning to both the listeners and the teller, which is to say that it was mutually … Continue reading

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Colonias

1/21/14 Today was particularly powerful. A specific moment that resonated with me was when we met the first colonia family. The daughter was living proof of what motivates LUPE volunteers to continue to promote immigration reform. Listening to her accomplishments … Continue reading

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Colonias

1/21/14 I really enjoyed talking to the different families in the colonias and getting their perspective on immigration reform. It was also really interesting getting to see direct beneficiaries of the new legislation like the one high school senior who … Continue reading

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Si se puede

1/20/14 Today was particularly powerful to me. I admire these people so much and feel like they are giving me way more then I could ever pay back. Their sense of community and togetherness brings me an overwhelming sense of … Continue reading

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La Frontera

1/20/14 I loved being at the “frontera” today! It really opened my yese listening to J.M. Texas is so pretty too! —-Steph  

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Texas

1/19/14 It was great taking a drive down to the beach and zoo today. I really enjoyed seeing more of Texas and comparing this state to home with my car. —-Christina

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Playa

1/19/14 Great day at la playa!! Ta ta for now journal! J —-Jen    

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Team Texas Reflections

1/18/14 So glad we did zumba! Alleyah was a great zumba teacher- great team bonding exercise! —-Jen    

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