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11 Things Every Spanish Speaker Deals With At The Office

Speaking more than one language is great. But sometimes, when you’re the only Spanish speaker at work, things can get, well... annoying. Even though it’s mostly awesome, here’s some things that every Spanish speaker goes through in their non-Spanish speaking office: 1. When a co-worker asks for a quick translation... ...of a 10 page document.…
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GBLN Civic Engagement for Youth Program

GBLN honored 20 students last week for participating in the Civic Engagement for Youth Program. This program offered by GBLN teaches skills in leadership, financial literacy, field trips to learn about where decisions are made locally and at a state level (visit to capitol in Hartford) and downtown Bridgeport to understand the importance of economic…
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Lee y Serás: Ready for School, Ahead for Life

Bridgeport Public Library 925 Broad St. Downtown Wednesdays, May 18 to June 22, 2016, 5:00-7:00 p.m. FREE For more information call, 203-576-8355 or 203-338-8146 Dinner and Child Care Available. Families with Children up to 6 years. Download the flyer
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Connecticut NAHN 3rd Annual Gala & Scholarship Awards, Friday June 24

Date: Friday, June 24, 2016 Time: 7:00PM-11:00PM Location: Omni Hotel at Yale 155 Temple Street New Haven, CT 06510 Theme: Empowerment through Education Tickets: $60.00 per person. Dinner Included Cash Bar Formal Attire Join Us, for a evening of dinner, music, networking and to celebrate collegues and nursing students accomplishments. Connnecticut NAHN will be presenting…
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REGISTER TODAY: “Nuts & Bolts: From Community Service to Social Change Training- May 20, 27 & June 3, 2016

This three-part training series builds on youth development principles by providing youth workers with a framework for engaging youth as change agents. The interactive, hands-on sessions will use a “popular education” approach to provide participants with concrete tools and activities that can be replicated in their programs and organizations in order to move beyond service…
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Faces of DAPA: An Art Exhibit

There are 28,000 parents in Connecticut that would benefit from DAPA, a new administrative relief program called DAPA which would protect about 5 million parents of US citizen children or legal permanent residents from the risk of deportation. We will showcase in incredible posters some of our community leaders who have taken a stand and decided…
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