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Alumni in Albania Bring Holiday Spirit to Tirana’s School for Blind Children

January 23, 2012
Arbri Cungu ’10 hands out holiday packages. The event’s organizers, left to right: Gledisa Perleka ’11, Arbri Cungu ’10, Kristina Marku ’11, American Councils representative Linda Meniku, school principal Hajri Mandri, Ilva Hamzaj ’11, Edi Gore ’10, Boris Alibali ’11 Gledisa Perleka ’11 explains one of the holiday games to ...

A-SMYLE Alumnus Prepares Peers to Organize Community Projects

January 20, 2012
A students works on a “problem tree”—one of the assignments given by training instructors Violeta Stankovic and Milorad Mladenovic to help participants understand the planning that goes into preparing a successful project. This fall, A-SMYLE alumnus Aleksandar Cakic ’10 of Leskovac decided it was time to “promote the importance of ...

A-SMYLE Alumni in Montenegro Recognize Winners in 4th Annual Essay Competition

January 19, 2012
Authors of the four award-winning essays in this year’s International Education Week Essay Competition pose with U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Officer Ms. Shelly Seaver and A-SMYLE alumni coordinator Ivan Vuksanovic ’07. On December 23, 2011, A–SMYLE alumni coordinator Ivan Vuksanovic ’07 and U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Officer Ms. Shelly Seaver ...

Alumni Help Podgorica "Defeat Hunger"

January 18, 2012
Bozidar Stankovic ‘11 (left) and Ivan Vuksanovic ‘07 package food for distribution to families in need. On December 10th and 11th, A-SMYLE alumni from Montenegro volunteered in an action called “Grad pobjedjuje glad” (City Defeats Hunger), which was organized by the Food Bank in Podgorica, a non-profit organization founded just ...