Eugene Henninger-Voss

<a href="/author/EUGENE-HENNINGER-VOSS"><strong>CLICK HERE TO CHECK OUT EUGENE'S BLOG</strong></a> Eugene Henninger-Voss is passionate about math languages, and people. He is working hard behind the enemy lines in rural south central PA, where each new day brings a new skirmish with bigotry, ignorance, or his arch-nemesis, hypocrisy. His goals for this year are to open his mind, learn a language and help out people. Eugene is a Tufts 1+4 Fellow. <a href="http://activecitizen.tufts.edu/tufts1plus4/" target="_blank">Click here to learn more about the Tufts 1+4 Bridge-Year Service Learning Program.</a>

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Carnaval!

February was crazy! It started of finished “Training Seminar 2”, the second of three program retreats.  This time I was hanging out with all of my friends in the state of São Paolo.  On the second weekend of February I went to Blumenau, the city…

05 March, 2017

Between a Pillow and a Soft Place

For those of you who had US public school health class, you know you were never told, in no uncertain terms, that IF you have sex you WILL get pregnant and die.   Instead you were presented with a series of facts, figures, and photos.  Maybe…

18 January, 2017

Between a Pillow and a Soft Place

For those of you who had US public school health class, you know you were never told, in no uncertain terms, that IF you have sex you WILL get pregnant and die.   Instead you were presented with a series of facts, figures, and photos.  Maybe…

12 January, 2017

Conto (de) Meu Voto

The worst thing that has happened to me since I arrived in Brazil happened in the US. Somehow, the York County office never received my absentee ballot request, and I will not be able to vote.  I did what I was supposed to do, but…

07 November, 2016

Judgement Day

A couple weeks ago a student at the acting class I help out with asked me what the differences were between Brazilians and Americans, and I told her that I didn’t know enough Brazilians to know.  Then last week one of my co-workers, André, asked…

22 October, 2016

Piano Man

On the Global Citizen Year packing list under “Other recommended items” is “Small musical instrument (if you play one, can carry it, and can tolerate possible damage — music is a great way to connect cross-culturally!)”.  I realized that a grand piano was out of…

28 September, 2016

Since Kent Walked In

Today Kent Walker, Senior Vice President and General Counsel for Google, gave a talk to us Global Citizen Year Fellows about “Social Good and Justice”.   He was by far the most controversial speaker we have had to date.  His talk was all about how much…

27 August, 2016

Separation

I’ve already left home.  I came out to visit my family out in Vacaville, California on August 9 and I won’t return home until April 17th.  My past fades away and my future hurtles closer and closer to me in this sunny time. This week…

22 August, 2016

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