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Pauline Patterson

in New Orleans

Not All Those Who Wander Are Lost

PRESENTED ON OCT 22, 2015
IN NEW ORLEANS @ VOL 18

Pauline Patterson owns the local favorite pub Finn McCool’s and bar/restaurant Treo with the love of her life and husband, Stephen. Pauline grew up as a daydreamer in Northern Ireland in the mist of turmoil and among armed soldiers and war wreckage. She shares with us principles and values she has learned from her parents of working hard, fixing what is broken and living life with passion because age is but a number and there is plenty of time to reckless.

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Dreams Lived and Lost

BY ANNETTE MAIN
@ VOL 1 ON MAR 27, 2015

In search for aspiration at the Wanganui River Valley, Annette Main the mayor of Wanganui shares her experiences of living on the river, her relationship with the land, your partner and life.

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Usoni - When All Else is Lost ... but hope.

BY MARC RIGAUDIS
@ VOL 5 ON FEB 20, 2015

USONI. Set in the year 2062, when Europe has exhausted all its resources
Africa becomes the cradle of hope, and all have their eye set on the hope of seeing the sun. Usoni is a journey to the future… to a better life in Africa.

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What I Lost and Found In the Peace Corps

BY RYAN TASCAR
@ VOL 17 ON MAY 13, 2015

Current President of the board of the Louisiana Peace Corps, Ryan Tascar, shares with us some of the things he lost when he left the United State and moved to Cape Verde with the Peace Corps for 2 1/2 years.   From family, friends to familiar traditions and holidays lost by leaving the U.S., Ryan was able to find adventures and once in a life time experiences during his time in the Peace Corps.

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The Art of Getting Lost

BY BROOKE PICKETT
@ VOL 17 ON MAY 13, 2015

New Orleans Artist, Brooke Pickett, shares with us her method of getting lost in order to facilitate her creative process. Brooke spends a lot of time trying to get lost in order to arrive to that creative place, a place where you are forced to be honest about who you are, how you feel, and how you think.  To get to this place for her as an artist requires get lost in the studio and oneself in the search for the unknown.  The unknown, the unfamiliar is where an artist work comes from.

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The Lost Generation

BY CARL SCHULZ
IN JOHANNESBURG

Carl Schulz presents on the youth of South Africa today and how they are a lost generation with hope and ambition. He talks about some who are "Leading SA" to make it a better place

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Who the Hell Am I?

BY TAMMARA OLDS
@ VOL 7 ON SEP 14, 2016

In this reflective piece we gain a bit more of an understanding into the world of one adopted child who has grown up into an adult and is now able to reflect on what this has meant to her so far in life.

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Why I Wander

BY CHERYL REGO
@ VOL 13 ON NOV 25, 2016

Cheryl Rego loves to see the world, from Bancroft to Bangkok and everything in between. She talks about how and why her wanderlust emerged.

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Making Our Community Great by Helping Those Who Struggle with Hunger

BY KRISTOPHER TAZELAAR
@ VOL 25 ON FEB 15, 2018

Kristopher Tazelaar, the Communications Manager for Second Harvest Food Bank is going to ttell you some stories aobut those facing hunger, and help you understand how they are served. Since 1986, the Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin has put more than 100 million meals on the tables of the 1 in 8 who are fracing hunger in southwestern Wisconsin.

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Your values — our future

BY ROBERT ZIPPLIES
@ VOL 48 ON MAY 08, 2018

Have you ever thought about and prioritised your values? Have you considered how your values shape the world around you? Robert Zipplies challenges us to ponder how we want to build a better future for all. Exploring these questions is important — personally, as organisations and as a society.