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BANYULE 100 – RICHO EUSTON

January 13, 2017

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“We grow up to be the people we wish we were around when we were young”, a favourite quote of Richard `Richo’ Euston, a youth worker at Banyule Council. In his time working with Banyule, 34 year-old Richo has developed some great programmes such as the Rainbow Space Program along with helping out in the […]

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INSPIRED BY ABDI

December 22, 2015

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How one man changed the way I think about identity. He writes in big, blue scrawl—teacher’s handwriting—on the whiteboard, one word after the other. Somali. Survivor. Refugee. Australian. The classroom is musty, as most classrooms are, and the fluorescent lights are a little too bright for first thing on a Tuesday morning. However, we’re not […]

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