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Nepal, Parenting, Presentations & Speeches

Picking Up the Slack: Preparing Children for The 21st Century

Reading Time: 8 minutesAt a session last month with a little over four dozen parents from twenty-five schools, I shared three things they can do to fill the gap with their children’s education in Nepal. Reproduced in the blog post are details of those three things and other important bits from that session. . . . → Read More: Picking Up the Slack: Preparing Children for The 21st Century

Mustang District, Nepal, Presentations & Speeches

Dhaulagiri Boarding School: If I did…Why not You?

Reading Time: 1 minuteMy attempt at inspiring students at Dhaulagiri Boarding School in Jomsom, a village in my home District of Mustang, to pursue their dreams, to break out of the limitations and constraints imposed on them by Nepalese culture and society. . . . → Read More: Dhaulagiri Boarding School: If I did…Why not You?

Nepal, Presentations & Speeches

So You Want to Volunteer in Nepal?

Reading Time: 1 minuteEarlier this month, the evening of April 5 to be precise, I gave a presentation at Wisdom Wednesdays series of talks at Paddy Foley’s organized by NGN. The series, and therefore the talk, is about ETHICAL voluntourism. I volunteered to give the presentation as a contribution towards the organizer’s efforts to #StopOrphanTrips to Nepal. . . . → Read More: So You Want to Volunteer in Nepal?

Nepal, Presentations & Speeches, United World College (UWC) Movement, UWC Nepal

YHBHS: Escape from Kathmandu

Reading Time: 4 minutesI had a number of reasons for wanting to go abroad for studies. One had been to learn about other people and places. Another had been to escape Nepal. . . . → Read More: YHBHS: Escape from Kathmandu

Nepal, Presentations & Speeches, United World College (UWC) Movement, UWC Nepal

Dolpa Students: If I Did…Why Not You?

Reading Time: 1 minuteMy attempt at inspiring students from Dolpa, mostly ethnic Tibetans, to pursue their dreams to break out of the limitations and constraints imposed on them by Nepalese culture and society. . . . → Read More: Dolpa Students: If I Did…Why Not You?

Nepal, Presentations & Speeches, Social Justice

SMD: Human Rights & Education of Marginalized Nepalese

Reading Time: 12 minutesThe plight of marginalized Nepalese, notably, Dalits, women, Tharus and Tamangs, how education can uplift them, what COMMITTED is doing to that end and why I am involved in all that. . . . → Read More: SMD: Human Rights & Education of Marginalized Nepalese

Nepal, Presentations & Speeches, United World College (UWC) Movement, UWC Nepal

Little Angels College: Dare to Dream…You’ll Go PLaces

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Dreams can be powerful; they can take you places some not even imagined possible!

Follow link to watch a video of the presentation where I talked about how I realized my dreams, how I continue to dream and what I hope they do with their lives.

. . . → Read More: Little Angels College: Dare to Dream…You’ll Go PLaces

Nepal, Presentations & Speeches

Shuvatara School: Live Your Dream…For a Meaningful Life

Reading Time: 1 minuteInjustices in Nepal, what I am doing to fight to them, and what children like themselves could do when they grow up to live a meaningful life. . . . → Read More: Shuvatara School: Live Your Dream…For a Meaningful Life

Nepal, Presentations & Speeches

Ullens School: …For A Meaningful Life

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There is no such thing as the meaning of life. You make life meaningful by the way you live. And one of the many, MANY ways one could live ones life is fighting injustices.

. . . → Read More: Ullens School: …For A Meaningful Life

Nepal, Presentations & Speeches

ACE: …For A Meaningful Life

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There is no such thing as the meaning of life. You make life meaningful by the way you live.

. . . → Read More: ACE: …For A Meaningful Life

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