Blog: May 2013

100 Reasons for Service

May 30, 2013

On October 22, 1988 I entered an auditorium with 135 Los Angeles high school students. They had gathered for a leadership conference as part of Youth Community Service, a program I led for the Constitutional Rights Foundation where I worked for nine years. (This was before service learning was such a broadly used term though we had […]

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Juggling

May 26, 2013

This is about juggling. Not the kind of juggling that involves balancing work and travel and family. In 1966, Hovey Burgess began a career teaching circus to NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts theatre students. He’s still there. I transferred to Tisch as an acting major in my junior year and took Hovey’s class as […]

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