Grace Kiraguri Learns To Balance It All

Grace Kiraguri

Notable Alumni
Managing Director of Icon Sports Marketing Ltd.
In her endeavors to launch her own sports marketing firm, Grace Kiraguri of Nairobi, Kenya faced challenges that led her to discover important life lessons.
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Paying It Forward

Grace Chirumanzu

Notable Alumni
Sports Journalist
Grace Chirumanzu, a wife, mother of two, and sports journalist from Zimbabwe, grew up loving sports—playing volleyball, cricket, and soccer while in high school.
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Inspired to Volunteer and Motivated to Change

Reham Al-Eryani

Alumni Story
Graphic Designer
When Reham Al-Eryani applied to the Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study program she was motivated by a desire to experience American culture first-hand.
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Sustaining a Healthy Future for India

Dr. Vijay Chariar

Alumni Story
Professor, IIT-Delhi
Dr. Chariar has developed a low cost waterless toilet—a massively innovative solution to India’s massive sanitation problem.
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Building a Future Through Technology

Sura Mubarak

Notable Alumni
Sura Mubarak is a true TechGirl—developing a robotics project to help people with hand disabilities control a computer and starting a volunteering organization. Sura knew that in order to pursue her love of robotics, a trip to the United States was in her future.
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Disability is Diversity: Dr. Christie L. Gilson Shares her Story

Christie Gilson

Alumni Story
Assistant Professor of Education at Moravian College
United States
"Just because you have a disability does not mean you can't do an exchange program," says Dr. Christie Gilson. Read more about how an exchange program is an opportunity for anyone.
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Alumna of the Month

Nguyen Minh Chau


Nguyen Minh Chau may be 3 feet 11 inches tall but she is a powerhouse for advocacy in disability rights in Vietnam and across the globe, promoting inclusion and empowering persons with disabilities.

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