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Cook For Your Life | How Cooking and Cancer Inspired My Career Change

In the New York of the early 90s, I lost many of my friends to AIDS. I cooked and cared for one of them during the last six months of his life. It was an incredible experience that I am grateful for. It taught me two things: the value of service, and not to be […]

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How to Pursue a Fellowship: A Conversation with Vicki Johnson

Why would you want to pursue a fellowship? Many of these opportunities help students fund their graduate programs, give the opportunity to conduct research, and can even help you transition to a different career.

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Afropolitan: Creating Jobs and Impact in Liberia

I felt there was so much need in Liberia that if I was doing development work I wanted it to have impact here. All my choices were based around Liberia; that’s been my central motivating factor.

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Inside Look: Starting a Nonprofit with Jennifer Tan

As someone who plans on starting my own organization one day, I was thrilled to have the opportunity to speak with a nonprofit founder, especially while they were still in the midst of building their organization! Jennifer Tan founded Shine Foundation to improve the financial health of homeless abuse survivors in Baltimore and NYC, after […]

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