As a 9-year-old girl growing up in California’s San Fernando Valley, América Ferrera remembers lying in bed, dreaming of fame and diamonds.
“That’s a 9-year-old’s fantasy of celebrity,”… more>
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tags: 40th anniversary gala, america ferrera, humanitarianism, international relations, joint educational project, readersplus, social sciences, steve kay, tammara anderson, teaching international relations program (tirp), trojan health volunteers
George Clooney is well known as an actor, director, producer and writer. But it was his global humanitarian efforts that received the attention on Oct. 3 when he was honored with the Ambassador for Humanity Award by Steven… more>
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