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Japan Peace Leadership: Reflection

BLI | July 22, 2019

I will never forget the two weeks that I spent in Japan. For my first ever trip abroad, it was an amazing way to begin my exploration of the world and all it has to offer. I gained way more…..

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Japan Peace Leadership: Reflection

BLI | July 22, 2019

I feel so lucky to have had the opportunity to take part in this trip. Not only did I learn an immense amount of history, but I was also able to better connect with myself as well as establish lifelong…..

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Japan Peace Leadership, Reflection

BLI | July 22, 2019

In a time when I could’ve only dreamed of the lush mountains, the busy streets, the close-knit shops, and welcoming community of Japan, I was finally given the opportunity to live this dream out and see it all in person……

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Japan Peace Leadership: Reflection

BLI | July 22, 2019

My time in Hiroshima was my favorite part of the trip. There is so much history everywhere in the city and lots happening on the side of peace. Having the opportunity to learn about what happened from multiple different perspectives…..

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Japan Peace Leadership: Reflection

BLI | July 22, 2019

During our time in Japan, I was able to learn a tremendous amount about Japanese culture. Our first week in Hiroshima was a tremendous learning experience for me. The atomic bombings were a topic that I learned very little about…..

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Japan Peace Leadership: Reflection

BLI | July 22, 2019

The most noticeable aspect of this trip that stood out during these two weeks in Japan is human interaction. I had a feeling that almost all Japanese we interacted with were genuinely happy to know us. Even strangers that we…..

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Japan Peace Leadership: Reflection

BLI | July 22, 2019

I feel extremely grateful for my experience in Japan with the BLI and my cohort. Despite the preparation activities and research we did leading up to the trip, I still wasn’t sure what to expect as we left Detroit, which…..

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Sankofa: African Students Association 20th Annual Culture Show

BLI | June 8, 2018

On behalf of African Students Association (ASA), I want to deeply express my gratitude to BLI for the financial support of our 20th Annual Culture Show. The Akan word, Sankofa, which translates to, “go back and get it” was brought…..

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Vinita – Virya Mobility 5.0 (Bangalore, India)

BLI | November 15, 2017

The Start-Up Environment Interning at a start-up has been a completely new experience for me. The work culture is very much how one would expect a start-up to be – quiet, small and scenic. In fact, my first day was…..

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Pantanal Partnership Solar Team – Mato Grosso, Brazil

Ava Landgraf | September 21, 2016

Pantanal’s Solar Project       Pantanal is the largest wetland in the world, where Pantanal Partnership travels to implement sustainable technology. Shift in Leadership Perspective   While in Brazil I learned that culture plays a big part on roles,…..

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