"My name is Matthew Blum and I’ve been diabetic since November 4, 2004. Since attending college I have been a tour guide for prospective students, a chairperson for Relay for Life, an orientation leader for incoming freshman, as well as featured in many of the schools main stage musicals and dance performances. I spent 5 weeks last summer attending a dance intensive in Los Angeles with the Joffrey Ballet School."

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Comment by Judith in Portland on February 5, 2014 at 8:53pm

Delightful portrait. Thanks for the link!

Comment by Gb on February 8, 2014 at 7:31pm
Great pictures. I encourage my students to do something they will find joy in, not just make a living... I am always so glad to see people go into the Arts; it is a courageous, but, hopefully rich life choice! You ARE a hero!

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