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FLEX Serbia Fundraising Concert - Community Success, All for FLEX

September 30, 2015
Promotional poster for the FLEX Fundraising Concert
Promotional poster for the FLEX Fundraising Concert   On September 26, 2015, Jelena Ristić '14 and Marija Đigić '15 organized FLEX Serbia Fundraising Concert. More than 100 attendees joined the event to support our fundraising goal - 1 additional scholarship for FLEX Serbia. Local community provided them with in-kind venue, ...

Aleksandra Pupovac '15 and Her Five Volunteer Initiatives

September 29, 2015
Aleksandra Pupovac '15 teaching Roma children soccer with her Irish volunteer team mates in Obrenovac, Serbia
Aleksandra Pupovac '15 teaching Roma children soccer with her Irish volunteer team mates in Obrenovac, Serbia   Aleksandra Pupovac, FLEX alumna ‘15, became a prominent, active alumna the moment she set her foot back on Serbian soil. She took part in five different activities over the course of the summer ...

A Fundraising Party for FLEX in Niš, Serbia!

September 28, 2015
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By Tara Đelić, A-SMYLE/FLEX Alumni Coordinator for Serbia Our alumni know how to have fun while advocating for a good cause! A-SMYLE/FLEX alumnae from Niš, Jelena Ristić and Marija Đigić, threw a fundraising party to help American Councils send additional students from Serbia to the U.S. on FLEX program. About ...

Conflict & Resolution Workshop

September 23, 2015
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By Simona Ristovska, YES Alumni Coordinator for Macedonia   YES community leaders and concerned students got intense one day  workshop in Conflict & Resolution on Saturday . The workshop was led by Simona Ristovska, YES AC and Mare Ambarkova, Coordinator of the Mosaic Program, CISV. The one day  workshop gathered together students ...

FLEX and YES Alumni Coordinators Gather for Training

September 7, 2015
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By Tara Đelić, A-SMYLE/FLEX Alumni Coordinator for Serbia   Participants in the FLEX and YES Alumni Coordinator Training in Tbilisi, Georgia, share what they learned that impacted them most during the four-day conference. Photo by Alan Luan   From August 27-30, American Councils organized a training conference in Tbilisi, Georgia, ...

A Page by Paige Guide to Banja Luka

September 1, 2015
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Two YES Abroad students, Paige (left) and Alessandra spent their year in Banja Luka, BiH during 2014-2015   YES Abroad Student: Paige Pfenninger   Capstone Project: A Page by Paige Guide to Banja Luka   Paige arrived in Bosnia and Herzegovina as part of the first YES Abroad group to ...