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Introducing myself and my journal

About Me:
My name is Irène and I am currently in my second year of study at Bryn Mawr College in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania in the United States. I specialize in French, Middle Eastern Studies, and Africana Studies, but my other academic and personal interests include history, film, art, linguistics, literature, music (from rap to opera), cooking, and social justice. As a volunteer translator for World Pulse, I am excited to be exposed to new people and learn from their stories, all the while trying to translate them with precision and attention.

Je m'appelle Irène et je suis actuellement étudiante en deuxième année à Bryn Mawr College en Pennsylvanie aux États-Unis. Je me spécialise en français et je m'intéresse aussi à l'histoire, aux études du Moyen-Orient, et aux études africaines/afro-américaines. Je suis très contente d'être traductrice bénévole et j'ai hâte d'entendre vos histoires et vos opinions, et de vous connaître !

My Passions:
French, Italian, cultural inquiry, history, film, art, linguistics, literature, music (from rap to opera), cooking, and social justice

My Vision for the Future:
I would like to believe that if everyone believes and engages in social activism and empowerment in their own way, eventually we must come to a world where problems can be resolved nonviolently and the voices of many are heard and valued.

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Umme Mahbuba's picture

Welcome!

Hello,
Welcome to our vibrant World Pulse online community! It is a pleasure to have you with us. Here you will find people from over 190 countries to network and connect with. You'll be able to find people who share your interests and passions as it is a very positive, support space.

I want to encourage you to read through our Getting Started Guide to better understand how to navigate our site: http://worldpulse.com/pulsewire/about/guide

I encourage you to be bold and brave by sharing your own voice! We're ready to listen. I hope to read more about you soon in your journal.

Thanks for being with us! Once again, welcome!
Cheers,
Umme Mahbuba

Fatima Waziri's picture

Hey there! Welcome to

Hey there! Welcome to PulseWire!

It’s so exciting having you with us, I am sure you will have a fabulous time with your new online friends as well as find this to be a very positive experience. I encourage you to take advantage of the numerous resources and features available through our vibrant online community.

Welcome again to our global community and I look forward to hearing more from you here on PulseWire!

Peace!
Fatima

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