Two Days ’til Leave and the Blog is Finally Up

June 8th, 2013 At last the blog is created. A big thanks to my dear professors Mickey and Eileen for giving me the suggestion. Never having blogged previously, I asked Mickey how I… Continue reading

34 hours of travel later, here in Kathmandu…

June 13, 2013 …it is more stunning than I could have imagined. Hari and Srijana’s house is located directly amidst the hustle and bustle of the city’s busy markets and traffic, yet I… Continue reading

Where has this week gone?

June 15, 2013 The first of eight weeks has already gone by, and I have learned so much. It is, however, difficult to clearly articulate this type of learning, the learning accomplished during… Continue reading

In Meghauli!

June 20, 2013 At last we have made it to Meghauli, a small village in the most southern region of Nepal known as Chitwan. Chitwan National Park is famous for its vast landscapes… Continue reading

Finally Getting Down to Business

June 27, 2013 After a considerable amount of planning, further planning, more planning, and some occasional mis(intercultural)communication, things are finally coming together here in Meghauli. Concrete goals are being set. Routines are being… Continue reading

Before Daldale…

July 13, 2013 Today marks the end of our first few weeks in Meghauli, each of which I consider to be increasingly productive. Prior to my departure (and probably still) there was a… Continue reading