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Leanne Yanabu
Works at University of New Mexico
Attended Hilo High School
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I am proud that the most commonly used emoji in Hawaii is surfing.
Cars for California make sense, but why a volcano in Maine, and why eggplants in Nevada?
Which emoji does YOUR state use more than others? Explore SwiftKey’s United States of emoji map! #USofEmoji
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I wondered that myself. Perhaps I belong in Colorado, with books.
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Computer-controlled transportation seems a much better bet than relying on distractible humans. This forecasting scenario makes me feel optimistic for the future.
Take a transit journey through 2029 San Francisco with IDEO’s local correspondent and fictional SF resident Emilie Whitt…
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I built my first website around 1997. Reading this piece got me reflecting on what has changed in 18 years. Still loving it!
MY WEBSITE is 20 years old today. I'm dictating these remarks into a tiny handheld device, not to prove a point, but because, with gorgeously ironic timing, my wired internet connection has gone ou...
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If you ever feel like life isn't worth living, would a video of Mr. Rogers breakdancing make you change your mind?
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Too good not to share. I started with Photoshop 2 and 3 in 1997, with the advent of layers. Can't say I'm a fan of the cloud model pricing, however. 
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"Nobody knows what the hell they're doing -- just do your own thing." So useful!
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I am so for this. Ugh, mosquitoes! Growing up in Hawaii and then living in Mali where mosquito bites are literally sickening, I hope we can eradicate them like we did polio. Mosquitoes are the worst!
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I'm surprised by the increasing number of solid reporting I am seeing these days from The Guardian.
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Michelle Obama, killing it with her Tuskegee University commencement address. Moving, meaningful, appropriate. So much admiration!
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What foods are water-intensive? Surprisingly, lentils take more than eggs. Gardening in the desert, I look for plants that can grow with less, like onions, tomatoes, and okra.
With California's drought worsening, there has been a growing focus on the ; amount of water needed to produce certain foods.
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Damnit, who's cutting onions in here. Oliver Sacks, one of my favorite authors.
I am now face to face with dying. But I am not finished with living.
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  • University of New Mexico
    Web Design, 2010 - present
  • Presbyterian Healthcare Services
    Web Content Mgmt, 1998 - 2009
  • University of New Mexico
    HTML Editor, 1998 - 1998
  • Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
    Graduate Assistant, 1994 - 1997
  • U.S. Peace Corps
    Agriculture/Gardening Extension Agent, 1991 - 1993
  • TEK Systems
    Web Content Mgmt Contractor, 2009 - 2010
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Striving to meet every opportunity to learn with gratitude
Introduction
Leanne Yanabu was born in Los Angeles in 1967, and raised in Hawaii. She graduated from Haverford College in 1989 and served in the Peace Corps from 1991-1993. She received her Masters of Fine Arts in Photography from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale in 1997.  You can see her website at www.olopua.com

Education
  • Hilo High School
    1980 - 1984
  • Haverford College
    Philosophy, 1984 - 1989
  • Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
    Photography, 1994 - 1997
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