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IHP Health and Community Track 2 Fall 2016 – Washington, DC

Greetings from your loved ones in Vietnam! After 36 hours of long travel, we have finally arrived, but before we can share all of our Vietnamese stories let’s recap the past two weeks in Washington D.C.   As soon as the launch finished on Sunday August 14, we were shipped off to the Wellspring Retreat […]

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Letter Home: Human Rights Launch Highlights from New York City

We will have to deal with more intellectual ambiguity, emotional challenges and, sometimes, moral dilemmas, but we feel safe and confident in this supportive and collaborative IHP learning community. Dear friends and family, We had an incredible start to our IHP journey in New York City! Despite the cold and Snowmaggedon—which wasn’t really worth the […]

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Letter Home: Launch Highlights from New Orleans, LA

“…this leg of our trip was clearly rooted in community efforts to improve a city that boasts a unique sense of unity.” Dear Friends and Family, What a whirlwind our stay in New Orleans has been! Despite coming from dozens of different universities across the United States, we can comfortably say that we all shared […]

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Letter Home: Launch Highlights from Washington, DC

“…our bonding thus far has provided us with a crucial community foundation that will serve us well as we continue to discuss what can be difficult-to-navigate topics and face unexpected challenges or experiences while abroad.” Dear loved ones, We’ve just landed in New Delhi after a peaceful 24-hour journey. These two weeks in D.C. have […]

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Letter Home from Ahmedabad

Kem cho (how are you), IHP family? We’ve had a fabulous time here in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. Here are some highlights from our trip: The Bhadra Plaza Heritage Festival where we listened to Rajan and Sajan Mishra, singers of the khyal style of Indian classical music, Fazal Qureshi, a prolific tabla player, and U. Rajesh, a […]

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