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Keeping the Dream Alive

BY JOSHUA GARCIA
@ VOL 9 ON MAY 31, 2018

Joshua GarciaInspiredlbc
“Keeping the Dream Alive”
A great story lined up that will involve past, present, future - and art, family, inspiration and motivation

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A Journey to the Motherland (Cambodia)

BY VITH ING
@ VOL 9 ON MAY 31, 2018

Vith Ing, Photojournalist

“A Journey to the Motherland”

A survivor of the Cambodian Killing Fields, an athlete, a reporter with L.B. in Your City News, in a wheelchair and an all-around "bad ass" describes his journey to the motherland after escaping several years prior from the Cambodian Killing Fields.

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Just Because You’re An Artist in the Festival, Doesn’t Mean You Can’t Get Kicked Out of It: A True Story

BY KAT BING
@ VOL 9 ON MAY 31, 2018

Katherine BingleyKatbing ART
“Just Because You’re An Artist in the Festival, Doesn’t Mean You Can’t Get Kicked Out of It: A True Story”
A tale of art, beer, mishaps and adventure; Kat Bingley relives her first experience as a large-scale installation artist.

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Attaining the Impossible

BY OMAR HERNANDEZ
@ VOL 9 ON MAY 31, 2018

Omar Hernandez, Front-End Developer
“Attaining the Impossible”
A presentation about motivation and follow through with an emphasis on his career and personal anecdotes.

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A Star Has Fallen

BY DERALD J TUCKER II
@ VOL 9 ON MAY 31, 2018

Derald John Tucker II, Long Beach Native
"A Star Has Fallen"
Finding meaning in the cycles of the planet Venus.

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How to Leave Fear Behind on the Journey of Self-Discovery

BY JAY-RAM RAJENDRA
@ VOL 9 ON MAY 31, 2018

Jay-Ram Rajendra, Industrial Chemist
“How to Leave Fear Behind on the Journey of Self-Discovery”
As Bruce Lee once said, "All knowledge is self-knowledge." In our quest to understand ourselves, we tend to experience many emotions throughout our life, but none is as self-limiting as the feeling of fear. Join Jay-Ram in a moment of letting go of the illusion of fear so that we may discover our reality, and ultimately ourselves.

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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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