Category Archives: Personal blogs

Personal#3: Rio’s war against drug trafficking

As we dive into wars in this course, I’ll tell you about the war we, “cariocas” (natives of Rio de Janeiro), have learned to deal with in our daily lives. If you’ve been following the world news, you’ve probably read … Continue reading

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Personal#2: An Outburst

I’m living a contradictory life – I’m a Communications professional lacking communication skills. This is pathetic. An interesting phenomenon happens when you live abroad: you don’t really learn the foreign language as it’s spoken and, at the same time, you … Continue reading

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Personal#1: How much difference can YOU make?

Howard Wu launched, on Facebook, the campaign “Give a Stranger 10 Bucks Day” on 10/10/10 inspired by Reed Sandridge. Howard lives in Seattle, WA, works for T-mobile and runs the nonprofit Bean, which connects young professionals from all around the world. … Continue reading

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