A little piece on my summer in Rwanda, and how my Urban Studies background shaped my journey. Hail to Pitt! http://www.as.pitt.edu/snapshot/1213/portrait Advertisements
“Africa is, indeed, coming into fashion.” -Horace Walpole, 4th Earl of Orford (1774)
Insightful and provocative piece (Foreign Policy, 2012) by Laura Seay on the underreporting and misrepresentation of Africa in the media. We need more pieces like this. “A quick search of […]
Christina Aguilera feeds “War-Torn” Rwanda An opinion piece from The Guardian UK that accurately sums up my feelings on Western views of Rwanda, 20 years after the genocide.
http://explore.org/#!/videos/player/raindrops-over-rwanda A beautiful introduction to the genocide, and coverage of several memorial sites, including the church I wrote about this summer. Do yourself a favor and watch.
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@RicGRuffolo My name is Riccardo Ruffolo, I am a Sicilian transplant in Los Angeles, California. I moved out here to pursue a Master in…
Week 9 was pretty uneventful. No new projects at work, kind of wrapping up everything. On Saturday, Lily announced it was Sarah Day, since it was my last weekend at […]