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Overcoming Our Fear of the Other

By: Elaine Dang February 10, 2017

On September 21, 2013, the International Day of Peace, I was at a children's cooking competition in a mall in Nairobi, Kenya, when members of the extremist group al-Shabaab opened fire. By the end of their siege, 67 people were killed, though I was fortunate enough to survive the attack. In the following weeks, my physical wounds healed, but I developed PTSD. 

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Discovering China’s Business and Society on the International Experience

By: Elaine Dang March 29, 2016

On the International Experience trip to Beijing and Shanghai this month, we visited various companies and organizations, including tech startups and large government think tanks, as well as significant cultural sites. A unifying theme we saw throughout the trip was the dichotomy and balance...

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