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The Mix

BY ADAM ANDERSON
@ VOL 5 ON JUN 06, 2016

Adam Anderson and Sarah Soriano discuss their team's Leadership Long Beach service project, The Mix, which brought together North Long Beach leaders to connect with others and address community issues.

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Home Away From Home

BY CHRISTINE PETIT
@ VOL 5 ON JUN 06, 2016

Christine Petit discusses her team's Leadership Long Beach service project, Home Away From Home, which involved over two dozen city and community partners gathering at Washington Middle School for a neighborhood cleanup and resource fair.

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You Are Here

BY TRACEY THORPE WILSON
@ VOL 5 ON JUN 06, 2016

Tracey Thorpe Wilson and Camille Donnell discuss their team's Leadership Long Beach service project, You are Here, which set out to approach disengaged residents, and encourage them to participate through a three-part approach of Vote, Voice and Volunteer.  

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Food and Drink in a Cult of Dionysus

BY RYAN SMOLAR
@ VOL 4 ON NOV 19, 2015

Ryan Smolar discusses his favorite food city, New Orleans, campaigns to bring the "go cup" to Long Beach, and poses a challenge for Long Beach to define it own crawfish boil culture.

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Six Years Served in Restaurants

BY BRANDON HALVORSON
@ VOL 4 ON NOV 19, 2015

Brandon Halvorson, founder of Assignment Creative, shares about his six years in the food industry.

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A Brief Career In Karaoke

BY LAUREN COLEMAN
@ VOL 4 ON NOV 19, 2015

Lauren Coleman shares about her brief career in the karaoke circuit.

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An Improvised Story

BY AMBER KEMPKE
@ VOL 3 ON SEP 17, 2015

The PechaKucha 20x20 format is simple and fun; even more so when the images are provided and the only task is make up a story on the fly. 

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A Space for Youth to Explore and Create

BY PATRICIA TSOIASUE
@ VOL 3 ON SEP 17, 2015

“There’s ridiculous things that teenagers can come up with.”

Long Beach's Patricia Tsoiasue shares about Makersville's work supporting the discovery and creative process of young makers.

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From Landscape to Painting

BY ANDREW DICKSON
@ VOL 3 ON SEP 17, 2015

Insight into the process of an artist and professor, Andrew Dickson, who captures landscapes through painting.

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Outdoor Art with Augmented Reality

BY BRYAN AMBURGEY
@ VOL 3 ON SEP 17, 2015

Bryan Amburgey is the founder of Walls, an Augmented Reality Art Walk in Long Beach and discusses his inaugural event.

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The Electric Transportation Rebirth

BY NICOLAS ZART
@ VOL 3 ON SEP 17, 2015

Nicolas Zart shares how the rebirth of electric transportation has the power to change our perspective on mobility and the landscapes around us. 

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Drive By Press

BY KATE DEDLOW
@ VOL 3 ON SEP 17, 2015

Drive by Press is a woodcut design and woodcut printed apparel store. Kate Dedlow shares about their carve and design process for t-shirts, posters, and accessories.