Full Circle

Disclaimer: this post was written after I came back to the U.S.! https://www.flickr.com/photos/182266334@N08/48481667366/in/dateposted-public/ We started in the South of India and our last stops were also in the South of India. We got to eat the same food again, speak Tamil and talk to people using the only 2 words we knew. We were all … Continue reading Full Circle

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Colorism

https://www.flickr.com/photos/182266334@N08/48472908386/in/dateposted-public/ Rajasthan: a state full of jaw-dropping Indo-Muslim architecture, camels, elephants, and dry heat. The thing that has shocked me the most about India is how diverse the country is. All the cities I’ve been to have all been so different. Different languages spoken in the North and the South, the food, and how the … Continue reading Colorism

Group Field Trip, but to the Hospital

https://www.flickr.com/photos/182266334@N08/48242953826/in/dateposted-public/ Internet has not been on my side for the past week and a half. My days have been packed with activities, NGO Visits, and lectures from 8 am to 6 pm most days, though sometimes ending later. A lot has happened since my last post, as you can probably tell from the title of … Continue reading Group Field Trip, but to the Hospital

Binh Minh Nguyen: Summer in India & Nepal

Year: Rising JuniorMajor/Minor: International Studies with an Asia focus, pre-medProgram: UF in India & Nepal - NGOs & DevelopmentHave you traveled abroad before? If so, where and why?I was actually born abroad in Vung Tau, Vietnam! I’ve also had the opportunity to travel to Canada, Italy, the Netherlands, France and the U.K. in the last … Continue reading Binh Minh Nguyen: Summer in India & Nepal