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Moire Bruin

Job Title:

Director of Admissions Recruitment and Outreach




Phone: (510) 577-9100



Started at O'Dowd:



BA in Communication Theory from University of San Francisco

Originally from:

Anaheim, CA

Why I Teach:

Working with students gives me daily opportunities to help them explore and realize their limitless possibilities, to challenge them to want and achieve more, as well as to support them when they are struggling to believe in themselves.

Most powerful teaching technique:

Being authentic is my most powerful teaching technique.

Why are the subjects you teach important?:

Favorite quotes:

"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel." - Maya Angelou "If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals." - J.K. Rowling "He hit it high, he hit it deep, he hit it out of here!" -Duane Kuiper Sf Giants Announcer

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Hobbies or outside interests:

I love baseball, from playing catch with my kids to going to MLB baseball games, especially SF Giants games. I love spending time outdoors, especially near water (oceans, lakes, rivers). I also love time with my friends, especially laughs and storytelling around our fire pit.

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