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In Their Own Words: Scholarship Stories from Tajikistan (repost)

Below is a very nice story posted on the Central Asia Institute website offering motivation and inspiration from a number of scholarship students from Tajikistan. Thanks to Michelle O’Brien for alerting me to this story. 1,794 more words


Book review: ‘Three Cups of Deceit’ pours a tale of betrayal in education and charity

Jon Krakaeur is one of my favorite writers. I came upon his writings after the age of 25-years, wherein his sense of adventure and independent idealism struck me as honest and relatable. 445 more words


Central Asia Institute #VizForSocialGood

Earlier this week I submitted a visualization for the latest #VizForSocialGood project. I have been following the project since the beginning of the year and I’m happy I’ve finally had the opportunity to get involved properly. 1,611 more words