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My Ode to Fargo

When I was 18, I moved to Fargo, North Dakota from Caxias do Sul, Brasil. I grew up in Brasil’s southernmost state, in the South American pampas near Uruguay and Argentina. But when I was 18, I got a scholarship to go study architecture abroad. And it was in Fargo, North Dakota. And so I …

On Mentors

I have been a fortunate beneficiary of mentoring for all my life. It certainly started with my parents, aunts and other relatives. It continued on to teachers, coaches, and family friends. It progressed to professors, employers, coworkers, podcast hosts, authors, colleagues, friends, and peers. Below is my attempt to list a few aspects related to mentorship …