Shristi Volunteers for Charity Girls Athletic Tournament

Shristi Volunteers for Charity Girls Athletic Tournament

HCC Student Shristi wrote about her volunteer work for a charity futsal tournament for female empowerment held by the organization Girls Empowered by Travel. Futsal is a derivative of soccer played indoors with 5 person teams.  I am a student of Mass Communication and...
Intern Spotlight: Summer Intern Maia Pandey

Intern Spotlight: Summer Intern Maia Pandey

The following is an interview with Maia Pandey, the HCC Summer Intern for 2017.  My name is Maia Pandey, and I am a rising sophomore at Buckingham Browne & Nichols school. I was born in Lexington, Massachusetts. Both of my parents are from Nepal, so we often visit...
Barsha Travels to Dang with Sickle Cell Research Team

Barsha Travels to Dang with Sickle Cell Research Team

HCC Student Barsha wrote this report about her experience working with a medical research team from the University of British Columbia.  Last month I had my final exams for grade 12, and I did very well. After finishing the exams, I had an opportunity to go to Dang...
HCC Graduate Returns Home to Vote for the First Time

HCC Graduate Returns Home to Vote for the First Time

HCC Graduate and current HCC staff member Laxmi returned to her hometown to vote in the first local and municipal elections held in Nepal in 20 years. Laxmi wrote this reflection on her experience returning home to vote.  The trip to Sindhupalchok, the place where I...