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The 14Y & Sirovich Center for Balanced Living

| TUE, FEB 07, 2023

I’m Gabby, a Marketing and Communications intern at the 14 Street Y through PENCIL, a nonprofit that connects New York City students with professional opportunities. I’ve been learning firsthand about…

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Finding a Positive Role Model in the Modern Age

| FRI, JAN 13, 2023

We admire certain people like our friends and family, but we also live in a time ruled by mass media. Media is a facet of our daily lives, but it…

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The Importance of Holidays

| TUE, DEC 13, 2022

When it comes to days of the year, holidays are some of the most special. Holidays are more than just having a good time. They’re all about being with friends…

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Celebrating and Learning from Thanksgiving

| FRI, NOV 18, 2022

Thanksgiving Day is one of my favorite holidays. This special day, which is celebrated on the last Thursday of November, is more than just turkey and cranberry sauce. It’s a…

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Thanksgiving Day Recipes

| FRI, NOV 18, 2022

Thanksgiving Day is never complete without a delicious feast. So I’d like to share with you a couple of Thanksgiving recipes from my dear father, a James Beard Award-winning chef.…

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Disabilities and Witch Trials

| WED, OCT 19, 2022

The never-ending fight for disability rights is something I’m passionate about. Halloween is coming soon, and my sister and I visited Salem Village last October, so I would like to…

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Real Life Scary Stories

| WED, OCT 19, 2022

Sometimes, truth is scarier than fiction. Stories often tell about enigmatic and evil people whose terrifying deeds inspire spooky legends. In other words, every place around the world has its…

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Hearing Loss Awareness

| WED, SEP 21, 2022

Since Oscar winner CODA raised the bar for portrayals of people with disabilities last year, and International Week of Deaf People is in September, I would like to discuss hearing…

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Learners Today, Leaders Tomorrow

| THU, SEP 01, 2022

Upon joining the 14Y Marketing and Communications team as summer interns, we began to explore the various programs the 14Y offers its community—from young children to older adults. As marketing…

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After School Enrichment

| TUE, AUG 16, 2022

I’m Gabby, a Marketing and Communications Summer Intern at the 14Y through PENCIL, a nonprofit that connects New York City students with professional opportunities. As a student, I am very…

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