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Pua Owan (He/Him/They)
13:54
Be right back have to assist my partner
Pua Owan (He/Him/They)
16:16
Thank you Noelle, I’ll share after you will have to assist my partner in a minute
ari (they/them)
20:51
Thanks for sharing!
ari (they/them)
21:17
How was the community building aspect for you in-person and when transitioning to a virtual space?
rosalba
23:51
I understand there is a 9-month commitment. Is there an opportunity to continue the learning withCecemmana ?
Náta Kohli
24:37
Thank you for this info! Question about the BIPOC scholarship - I read that the fundraising amount is TBD, in the past how many scholarships were you able to offer / what does the scholarship look like? Do you offer a work trade for those of us who cannot afford the full tuition?
rosalba
27:43
Can you speak to the various different stages -year one, etc? Is there a need to reapply for each year or is it per invite ?
Fatima Nasiyr (she/they)
28:08
^ second this question
Fatima Nasiyr (she/they)
28:18
from @rosalba
Noelle Guarin (she/they)
28:54
hi nata - I can speak from my experience with scholarship. There were a few scholarships offered last year. It ranged in amount based on what folks requested/ needed. I did a work trade in addition to the scholarship which was maintaining/ cleaning the ancestral apothecary space.
Náta Kohli
29:33
Thanks so much @noelle ~ I have to step away for another meeting but look forward to watching the rest of the recording of this meeting! Blessings to all of you, thank you Abi and to everyone who shared their experiences!
Noelle Guarin (she/they)
36:10
Love uu puuuaaa
Ilana (she/her)
38:52
wowww beautiful, thank you for sharinggg
Yucca, they/them
39:04
thank you for all that you’ve shared Pua
Diana Leal
39:18
thank you!!
Sheila
39:22
Thank you Pua
Sheila (she/her)
39:29
Beautiful share, Pua. Thank you.
Pua Owan (He/Him/They)
40:04
Thank you eveyone
【b❤︎d】
40:26
Mahalo n’ui, Pua! Hawai’i in da house!! :) :) :)
Sheila
40:36
When will the recording be available for view?
Pua Owan (He/Him/They)
40:49
WASSAP???!!!
Yudhvir
43:11
I’m looking at learning how to grow as a farmer. wondering if the program is right for me.
Yucca, they/them
44:32
I live in Houston - would this be a program that folks outside of the Bay Area can take part in?
Amanda Altman
45:12
if you’ve taken herbal allies, would you say this is a good next program to try?!
Yucca, they/them
45:25
//i read online that a shorter program will be announced later. is there a way to
Yucca, they/them
45:39
Oops! is there any info on that program lol
Pua Owan (He/Him/They)
45:55
Yes Amanda, it’s a good next program
Ilana (she/her)
46:00
oof so sorry!! listening in while farming❤️❤️❤️❤️
Asia Laigo (she/her)
46:34
Yes Amanda, I would agree with put that it’s a great next step.
Pua Owan (He/Him/They)
46:41
I took herbal allies first
Asia Laigo (she/her)
46:47
Me too!
Pua Owan (He/Him/They)
47:20
Herbal Allies I feel gives you a good idea how the school operates too
Yudhvir
48:08
no I’ll look that up
Sheila
49:12
Is there a payment plan option?
Veronica Pitbladdo
49:19
Sorry to join late. Will Herbal Allies be offered soon?
mera (she/her)
49:25
hi kara!!
【b❤︎d】
49:33
Re: tuition - is there any flexibility around payment plans? did I read correctly that the fee is due all at once and not refundable? Or does this refer to the deposit?
Yudhvir
50:20
yes
Fatima Nasiyr (she/they)
50:37
What is the community like of alumni of the program? do you keep a network for people to stay connected in after graduation?
Ryan
52:25
at what point should we talk to you about scholarship or a work trade of some sort?
Ilana (she/her)
52:44
Is it appropriate for those outside the Bay Area to attend? ( I’m across turtle island on east coast)
Sheila (she/her)
55:19
Does the program lend itself to getting hours and training towards a clinical herbalist training long-term, if we choose that route?
Asia Laigo (she/her)
56:10
@Sheila I believe yes.
Sheila (she/her)
56:21
@Asia — thanks!
【b❤︎d】
57:24
What are the options to share land as a tuition trade?
Sheila (she/her)
01:00:11
Yes, thanks!
Kara Fleshman
01:00:29
Hi! Thank you for putting this info session together. Whats the timeline for when interviews and acceptances expected to happen?
Sheila (she/her)
01:04:30
Can you please speak to who the core teachers are?
Diana Leal
01:04:42
fungi <333
Amanda Altman
01:05:01
thanks, Pua and Asia
Noelle Guarin (she/they)
01:05:17
plants and astrology as well
Pua Owan (He/Him/They)
01:05:33
Filipinx medicine
Pua Owan (He/Him/They)
01:06:12
Dreams, how to connect to our ancestors
Laurenellen (they/he)
01:06:38
Thank you so much for this session! Super helpful
Yudhvir
01:07:26
what’s a cohort?
Pua Owan (He/Him/They)
01:07:51
Cohort is a class/community
kyla c
01:07:55
Wondering if there are practitioners who focus on Chinese medicine this year?
Yudhvir
01:08:01
ok
Sheila
01:08:02
When will this recording be available to view?
Asia Laigo (she/her)
01:08:05
we did have a TCM class
Pua Owan (He/Him/They)
01:08:30
Herbal medicine for dogs and cats
Pua Owan (He/Him/They)
01:08:38
Elokin taught that class
Pua Owan (He/Him/They)
01:09:04
Trans herbal health
Sheila
01:09:07
When will the recording be available for view?
Sheila
01:09:29
Thank you :)
Yucca, they/them
01:09:32
thank you for all of this info!!
Evelyn
01:10:59
thank you for this! for people who work full time 9-5 type hours, are there evening classes? apologies if this question was already answered.
Pua Owan (He/Him/They)
01:12:27
Our classes were 6-9pm on Tuesdays the other cohort were on Mondays with a Saturday class every month. The schedule was geared toward schedules of people who had day jobs
Ryan
01:13:11
thank you all
Pua Owan (He/Him/They)
01:13:12
The Monday cohort classes were during day hours
kyla c
01:15:54
Given how focused this program is on biopic, what kind of support and expectations are there for white students in the space?
kyla c
01:15:56
*bipoc
kyla c
01:16:19
(I’m a poc asking this question)
Yudhvir
01:17:02
thanks everyone and bye
Pua Owan (He/Him/They)
01:17:14
The space is supportive of all ancestral backgrounds
Ilana (she/her)
01:17:14
beautiful. thank u all so much for sharing
Evelyn
01:18:16
thank you Pua!
mera (she/her)
01:19:07
ableism
Evelyn
01:20:13
I feel so called to this program and there is no
Pua Owan (He/Him/They)
01:20:51
I believe white students would benefit greatly from being involved in this kind of education
Pua Owan (He/Him/They)
01:21:08
It is a healing space for all
Evelyn
01:21:20
possible way for me to pay for it this year. I’m planning to start saving for next year and I know that nothing is guaranteed right now but just wanted to ask if the intention is to offer cecemmana in2022?
Evelyn
01:23:22
yay thank you!
Asia Laigo (she/her)
01:23:23
lol Cecemmana forever and ever
Ryan
01:23:44
thank you all for sharing!!!
mera (she/her)
01:23:48
how many people will you accept?
sarah joy (she/they)
01:24:12
Thank ya’ll so much!
Kara Fleshman
01:24:39
Thank you!!!
mera (she/her)
01:24:43
thank you!!!
Sheila
01:24:54
Thank you so much!
Sheila (she/her)
01:24:56
Thank you for this session!
kyla c
01:25:13
Thank you!
mari (she/her)
01:25:15
Thank you!
Roxanne's iPhone
01:25:17
thanks for sharing!
Ilana (she/her)
01:25:23
u r all amazing!! thank u for what u do!!!
rebekah She/They
01:25:28
Thank you all for sharing!
Pua Owan (He/Him/They)
01:25:39
Thank you!!!
【b❤︎d】
01:25:43
Thank you!!!