17 June 2020

Using privilege to address inequity

I grew up exploring the woods and rivers with my family: seeing, touching, and eating from the trees and animals. I learned from my biologist parents about missing elements in the Southeastern US forests, such…
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12 June 2020

Working for the National Park Service in their D.C. Office (but really my dining room table/backyard)

Hi all! Hola a todos! Last week I started my new job as a Citizen Science Latinx Engagement Intern for the National Park Service in their Washington D.C. Area Support Office, or WASO for short.…
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03 June 2020

Learning to Love in Justice

The video of George Floyd’s murder by Minneapolis police officers is atrocious. He called out for breath. He called out to his mother. No one helped him. Prior to his murder, Breonna Taylor was murdered by…
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28 May 2020

Las vidas Negras importan

What started as a blog post has instead transformed into more than that - it is a call to action, a plea to mi gente, and a renouncing of racism.  Mi gente, it’s time to…
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27 May 2020

Reverend Cali: Crisis opens a new path for challenges and opportunities

This pandemic exposed something far more than a health crisis.  It exposed weaknesses in a system that was not prepared to face them.  Without a doubt the challenges multiplied in all areas in a radical…
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22 May 2020

On Illness and Adaptation

I think I’m better prepared than most to weather this transition in our lives. Not only because I’m relatively privileged, continue to have two wage-earners in our household, with a dog and a backyard and…
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HAF improves the lives of Hispanics in the United States and promotes civic engagement by educating, motivating and helping them access trustworthy support systems.

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