The upper reaches of the Teesta River

Exploring the Complexity of Development in India through Film

Taming the Teesta focuses on the hydroelectric dam projects that have sprung into existence along the Teesta River in India’s northeastern state of Sikkim. The film follows those who have been directly affected by this hydropower development as well as those who are fighting back at the often ill-planned and damaging mega-projects.

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Melinda in Jordan

Finding a Home in Jordan’s Badia

I have come to the understanding that there is a significant difference between going somewhere to visit and going somewhere to live.

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Bringing the world to Atlanta, USA

By Stephanie Genkin When Alexis Dalmat Cohen was accepted to the International Honors Program she thought it would help her launch a career working overseas for the State Department or USAID. Instead, it convinced her to use what she learned in the U.S. Today she is the President and Executive Director of Culture Connect, a […]

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The Gaualofa

“If it concerns the sea, I am drawn to it” — Alum Reflects on Time in Samoa

I could be described as having a bit of saltwater flowing through my veins, perhaps with a little fresh lake water as well.

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Preparing an octopus for dinner on Misali Island

SIT Congratulates Wesleyan University and Johns Hopkins University Students for Excellence in Undergraduate Research

SIT Study Abroad recently announced the winners of its second annual Undergraduate Research Award.

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