“Experiencing an entirely new culture and language and getting to present the diversity of the current American demography as a South-Asian American have been the most impactful aspects of my fellowship experience,” Naila Islam states. Read more to discover her life as a fellow in Kazakhstan.
In collaboration with the WWII Museum of New Orleans, Fellow Taryn A. U’Halie introduced a service-learning project called ‘Get In The Scrap’ to Karaganda, Kazakhstan.
English Language Fellow Sandra Lee jumped headfirst into Kazakh culture by studying the language and learning to play the national instrument, the dombyra.
Fellow and Colleagues Present Paper at International Conference at Al-Farabi Kazakh National University
Fellow Benjamin Taylor presented a jointly-written paper at an international linguistics conference at Al-Farabi University in Astana, Kazakhstan.