Professor Dr. Lory Dance was initially skeptical of the idea of incorporating virtual exchange into her course. It turned out to be the first time that she and her students were "moved to tears of joy." (Photo courtesy: Dr. Lory Dance/Stevens Initiative)
Hailing from one of the most musically diverse regions of the world, LADAMA is a group of four female musicians who are using instruments from across the Western hemisphere to create a unique Latin Alternative sound.
From June 18-23, the Summer Work and Travel Regional Entrepreneurship Academy brought together 30 alumni of the Summer Work Travel J-1 Visa Program (SWT) from Bulgaria, Macedonia and Serbia to learn about how to design and launch businesses.
As an active member of the Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) community in St. Cloud, Minnesota, alumnus Amy Tran has committed herself to designing the tools essential to providing a substantive education on sexual health and violence to the demographic most afflicted by a lack thereof – young Asian American women.