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Tuesdays at the Hospital: Life-Saving Technology in Action

Tuesdays at the Hospital: Life-Saving Technology in Action

On the Ground in India: Perspectives from American India Foundation’s Clinton Fellows Every Tuesday morning, instead of walking to the BEMPU office for work, I catch a ride to a…

My Journey from Manhattan to Madanapalle

My Journey from Manhattan to Madanapalle

On the Ground in India: Perspectives from American India Foundation’s Clinton Fellows Prior to this fellowship, my home was the Upper East Side of Manhattan. I lived across the street…

The Incurable Language Bug: My Love Story with Hindi

The Incurable Language Bug: My Love Story with Hindi

On the Ground in India: Perspectives from American India Foundation’s Clinton Fellows I came down with the Language Bug in the seventh grade. The affliction took hold during a mandatory…

Living with Floods: Building Livelihood in Assam

Living with Floods: Building Livelihood in Assam

On the Ground in India: Perspectives from American India Foundation’s Clinton Fellows I have lived in 14 states of India before coming to Assam and it was my first opportunity…

Mountain Grain Madness

Mountain Grain Madness

On the Ground in India: Perspectives from American India Foundation’s Clinton Fellows The first thing you notice about Mukteshwar in Uttarakhand is the sky. It is clear blue during the…

Eat, Eat; Careful – There May Be a Bee in the Honey

Eat, Eat; Careful – There May Be a Bee in the Honey

On the Ground in India: Perspectives from American India Foundation’s Clinton Fellows Friday evening it was official that I was going to go on the trek! I accompanied Nandan (friend…

Iowa to India

Iowa to India

On the Ground in India: Perspectives from American India Foundation’s Clinton Fellows Tucking into the back of an auto rickshaw, cramming between a bus and a cohort of cows, swerving…

In Pursuit of Shamelessness

In Pursuit of Shamelessness

On the Ground in India: Perspectives from American India Foundation’s Clinton Fellows There are few emotions more harmful than shame. It threatens the most fundamental love and respect people have…

Spread The Sense Of Brotherhood

Spread The Sense Of Brotherhood

On the Ground in India: Perspectives from American India Foundation’s Clinton Fellows The most profound piece of advice I was offered recently came from a 15 year old who was…

The Twisty Dirt Road In Kerala

The Twisty Dirt Road In Kerala

We can glean it [information] from the pages of a book or the morning newspaper and from the glowing phosphors of a video screen. Scientists find it stored in our…

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