How much is a picture worth?
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How much is a picture worth?

Today’s post comes from Elizabeth Haffa, a Fellow with our partner organization Global Health Corps. During her graduate studies for an MPA at Monterey Institute of International Studies, Liz worked as a microfinance intern with the community organization Haitian American Caucus in Haiti. She spent the past year working with Action, a non-profit domestic microcenter … Continue reading »

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Educating Bill Maher
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Educating Bill Maher

Today’s piece is from Benjamin Orbach, the founder and director of our partner organization America’s Unofficial Ambassadors, reposted from his piece last week in the Huffington Post. AUA builds mutual understanding and enhances people-to-people partnerships between America and the Muslim World.  Bill Maher is funny and insightful, and he will have pearls of wisdom to share with Berkeley … Continue reading »

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Losing “They,” Living “We,” Becoming Me
Wednesday Wisdom

Losing “They,” Living “We,” Becoming Me

Today’s post comes from Alice Brower, a born and bread Tarheel from Chapel Hill, North Carolina. She was Matt Cone’s student, part of the Global Poverty Reading Group, and presented along with Matt Cone and four peers at the 25th Annual Haitian Studies Association Conference last November. She is a Global Citizen Year Fellow, and is spending this … Continue reading »

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