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Internship in Cambodia (Week 5)

January 17, 2017
Category: Student Blogs
Hello again, I finally got to go on the city tour! I see why everyone said I had to do it; it was a full day seeing a lot of sites that would have been difficult to manage on my own. We started off visiting the Olympic stadium. Here is the track but they also have a pool. Both are pretty much just…
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Internship in Cambodia (Week 4)

January 10, 2017
Category: Student Blogs
Happy New Year!! Unfortunately, this week was less eventful because I spent three days sick. I started feeling bad Sunday night, but I thought I was just dehydrated from climbing the temples all afternoon and I felt a bit better after napping. By Monday morning I still wasn’t feeling right though.…
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Internship in Cambodia (Week 3)

January 5, 2017
Category: Student Blogs
Merry Christmas!!   At work this week, Diane and I prepared and hosted a grantwriting  seminar. We focused on how to finding and  emphasizing common values with the donor and being clear  and concise about what will be accomplished and why. The  idea is that by teaching the process instead of…
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Internship in Cambodia (Week 2)

January 3, 2017
Category: Student Blogs
Hello all, This week I spent no time in the hustle and bustle of Phnom Penh and enjoyed the calm, relaxing beach instead. MKK had an employee retreat to Sihanoukville and I was invited along. I was able to work closely with Diane Berthel, which I note because in addition to being a great person…
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Lost in Translation: Internship in Cambodia

December 15, 2016
Category: Student Blogs
Catawba senior Shannon Morton of Millington, Md., is a double major in Economics & Finance and Accounting who originally came to Catawba on a lacrosse scholarship.  An honors student, she is working on a thesis on microfinance and economic development with Dr. Eric Hake, professor of economics…
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