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Manman’s Marasas

Community Psychology Written in bold black letters across the whiteboard was a term that, in my five years of psychology exposure, had never been introduced to me. Sitting around a handful of seasoned seniors, I saw blank expressions cross the faces of my peers as it became clear that they also not been taught about this in the repetitive lessons we had on Freudianism, behaviorism, and the other psychological approaches. We sat idly waiting for an authority to arrive, some texting, others forging small groups to tackle what was to be a daunting semester, until a very tall wiry man walked up to the front of the room. I can’t give any other description other than that he reminded me of the cha