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Weaving Poetry through the Pacific

Academic directors continually encourage students to reflect and learn from the experiences they have. Creative assignments provide opportunities to think in innovative ways.

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Balkans Alumna Starts Youth Program in Bosnia-Herzegovina

I co-founded MSYP, as my previous experiences with young people in Bosnia-Herzegovina inspired me to give back and develop an innovative model of youth empowerment.

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Five Reasons to Study Rainforest and Reef Ecology in Australia with SIT

SIT’s Rainforest, Reef, and Cultural Ecology program in Australia gives students an up-close look at some of Australia’s unique natural environments and the country’s conservation efforts. But there’s even more to the program than you might imagine. Below, we tell you five reasons to study ecology in Australia with SIT.

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South Africa

America Is Losing Africa

Even though Africa will be home to eight of the 10 fastest-growing economies in the next five years, most Americans continue to think of Africa as a basket case of poverty, violence, and disease. Why have they been so slow to understand the potential of commercial engagement with Africa? And how can we change that?

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Tanzania Alumna Attends American Cetacean Society Conference

On the evening of November 6, I touched down on the west coast for the first time in my life. I was there to attend the 14th International Conference of the American Cetacean Society (ACS) . . .

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