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Bringing Power to the People

This story appeared in my local Napa Register newspaper. Christine Elles is VintageHigh School graduate of the class of 2005,is double-majoring in political science and environmental studies at UC Santa Barbara, with support from UCSB’s Tom Rogers Scholarship in Environmental Studies.
She is on an incredible journey and I just wanted to share her mission and adventure. Arvis
Christine’s story:

Last month I touched ground in La Paz, Bolivia, one of the highest cities in the world. At an elevation of 12,000 feet, La Paz messed with my mind and body. I very happily arrived eight hours later at the jungle city of Cochabamba, at about 8,300 feet, which is my home for the summer.

For more of this story, click on or type the URL below: http://www.napavalleyregister.com/articles/2008/08/18/life/doc48a8f37f3f3d6073067077.txt