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Environmental Advocacy: Making Waves

This week's guest blogger, Kierstyn Oshita, comes to PULSE from Anahola, Kaua'i, Hawai'i. She graduated from Chaminade University of Honolulu in 2017 with a Bachelors of Science in Biochemistry.

Hau’oli Makahiki Hou! (Happy New Year!)
It’s crazy to think that we are at the halfway mark of our year of service and that it has been 6 months since I last saw my island home. (The longest I have ever been away, mind you!) When we first started formation as a community, we were told that our community life would take shape in stages something like this: forming, storming, norming, then transforming. At this point, I would say we are well into the “norming” phase. Now, it’s a new year, and we are looking forward to the “transforming” phase of our community. 

What do I really want to take away from this experience? What resolutions can I make to better serve this community through my placement? In all honesty, these questions have been ringing in my head ever since I first received a…

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