Author Archives: Paulina Fuentes Moad

Feliz Año Nuevo – Happy New Year!

Les deseo un feliz año nuevo a todos los lectores del blog de MSPP. ¡Lo mejor para el 2011! I wish all the readers of MSPP blog a happy new year! My best wishes for 2011!

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Application Process Memories

I’m home. Winter vacations have just started and I feel deeply blessed of being home, near the ocean, enjoying the perfect caribbean weather at Cancun. I got to see practically my WHOLE family last Saturday: 52 people from all over … Continue reading

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Cynthia Lucero’s Mom Interview Part I and II – English Version

These entry was originally posted in Spanish in two parts. Part I We thank Alex and Marta, Cynthia’s relatives, for making this interview possible and providing an opportunity so that more people we can learn from the great message that … Continue reading

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Cynthia Lucero’s Mom Interview Part II

Continuando la entrevista de la madre de Cynthia, Marta me comentó que cuando Cynthia estudiaba, ella nunca se olvidaba de sus compañeros. Cada año, Cynthia mandaba a su madre distintas cosas para que su madre las repartiera a sus amigos. … Continue reading

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Cynthia Lucero’s Mom Interview Part I

Last October, I had the opportunity of speaking with an amazing woman, Marta, who is Cynthia Lucero’s mom about her life, their non-profit organization and the message that Cynthia Lucero carried out to others through her life. It is through … Continue reading

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Students of a Certain Age

While growing up, some people thought I was strange because I had friends of very different ages, and of course at MSPP this is not an exception. One of the things that really enriches the MSPP atmosphere is that there … Continue reading

Gratitud – Thanksgiving Day

Here I share with you some thoughts I wrote in Spanish one year ago about Thanksgiving. I am very thankful to my friend Dorian and her family who warmly showed me and my family this tradition one year ago… Se … Continue reading

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Internship Application Process

Time goes fast at MSPP! This past week, the school hosted some meetings to explain us second year students the internship application process for third and fourth year. One of the most important things that influenced my decision of applying … Continue reading

Día de Muertos

Last Friday, while browsing through some of my Mexican friends’ facebook status updates, I realized that this is a long weekend in Mexico. The sad or scary part for me (as a Mexican) is that I couldn’t figure out why … Continue reading

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NAMI Latino y la Comunidad Interview

Last Thursday, alumn Juan Rodríguez and I had the opportunity of talking about MSPP and our work with the Latino community on the radio! It is a great show called “NAMI (National Alliance of Mental Illness) Latino y la Comunidad”, … Continue reading

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