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Teen Ambassadors are a force for change

by Shivalie Saxena, 2019 Teen Ambassador My name is Shivali.  I am 15 years old and I attend Sewickley Academy this fall. By participating in Luminari’s “I Want to be an Ambassador” camp this summer, I was able to explore

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I Want to be an Ambassador! 2019 Video

2019 I Want to be an Ambassador! Video

Few things illuminate the passing of time for me as vividly as looking at photos. Occasionally, an old photo will appear on social media and I’ll find myself saying, “Was it that long ago? It feels like yesterday.” This marks

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2019 Teen Ambassadors in their own Words

ALINA: Thinking about my future job really scares me. What if I can’t decide what I want to be and what if I choose something that I later find out I don’t like? My name is Alina Zaidi and I’m

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Teen Ambassadors through the Years

Calling All LUMINARI Alumni: We’d love to hear from you! Over the next few months, we will be sharing news about our new Luminari Alumni Network and reaching out to former campers for stories, updates and to stay connected. If

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Teen Ambassador Jeramaya on the keys to diplomacy

By Jeramaya Gramby, Teen Ambassador 2017 Luminari has taught me that there are many forms of diplomacy, including negotiation skills, gift giving, being welcoming and being open to new ideas. It showed me the true meaning of diplomacy, and helped me

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