Author Archives: Dermot Waters

Lauren Melodia

[cnn-photo-caption image=http://i.a.cnn.net/cnn/2007/images/11/17/art.melodia.jpg caption=”Lauren Melodia sells fresh fruits and vegetables in her Brooklyn neighborhood each week.”] Have you seen an eggplant before? What about an acorn squash? I have, and you may have, too. But Lauren Melodia has found a lot … Continue reading

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Teen AIDS Ambassadors

[cnn-photo-caption image=http://i.a.cnn.net/cnn/2008/images/01/01/art.ambassadors.jpg caption=”Teen AIDS Ambassadors pose for a photograph in Tanzania. “] Santa Monica, California, is far from Tanzania. But a group of high schoolers there makes the distance seem closer. The Crossroads Teen AIDS Ambassadors are the youngest certified … Continue reading

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