‘She Persisted, The Musical’ at Bay Area Children’s Theatre charms with wholesome message

Two women stand with their bodies facing each other. One woman raises her hand over her head and the two women look at it.
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Bay Area Children’s Theatre’s “She Persisted: The Musical” fulfills these criteria and more. Based on a children’s book by Chelsea Clinton and directed by Khalia Davis, the musical tells the story of Naomi, a girl who struggles with her desire to be perfect at everything — even though she’s only in the fourth grade.
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Students tackle global issues at CGI U conference

Clinton Global Initiative University was established in 2007 by former U.S. president Bill Clinton with the purpose of annually connecting roughly 1,200 student innovators at one venue. Last weekend at UC Berkeley, student leaders from around the globe participated in a series of working and plenary sessions designed to address
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Students, alumni attend Clinton Global Initiative Conference

This past weekend a group of eighteen UC Berkeley students attended the Clinton Global Initiative University in St. Louis, an annual gathering of some of the leading figures in government, the private sector, NGOs as well as innovative students from universities around the country who aim to combat some of the world’s most pressing problems.
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