Global UGRAD in the News

Our Global UGRAD participants are extraordinary. This month, we are showcasing three news articles published by different campus organizations scattered throughout the United States to highlight this fact. Please click below to read about how six Global UGRADs are experiencing campus life. Enjoy! Wandee and Lidiya at Georgia College & State University Timur at Keene State College Radia and Goga at Wayne …

Algeria Alumni Corner: Bahdja Sehli

The YaLa Academy’s Aileen Getty School of Citizen Journalism is an initiative launched in partnership with the U.S. Institute of Peace and the European Union’s Peace building Initiative. It provides Middle Eastern and African youth the opportunity to join its free online program for one semester of media training, conducted by leading journalists and new media experts, as well as …

Holiday Adventures by Mohamed Sadek Bouanane

After a long semester of hard work, involvement in different student activities, and maybe a bit of partying, I was very excited for the upcoming winter break. Having already visited nearby Chicago and even New York City, I could not wait to explore the west coast of the United States. I began planning to visit three major cities, including San …