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25 May 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Is PEPY making a good decision?

I put this post up on our team journal called “Is PEPY making a good decision?” looking at our choice to send students from Chanleas Dai to camp in the US. Feel free to add your thoughts here: http://journal.pepyride.org/critical-views/302-is-pepy-making-a-goo…

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15 May 2009 ~ 0 Comments

PEPY’s Geotourism Entry

PEPY has entered the Changemakers “Geotourism Challenge” and, in doing so, our entry is open forcomments/questions. Recently, a Changemakers representative asked us some questions that relate to how we manage our projects, implement our tours, and work with partners. I am including my responses here, as they might shed light on the way PEPY works, […]

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25 April 2009 ~ 0 Comments

I LOVE this video!

Have you seen it? Years traveling around the world to film musicians and then having them listen to each other and cut this together…. what a COOL project! Thanks, Andrei, for posting this! http://pepyride.ning.com/video/stand-by-me

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21 April 2009 ~ 0 Comments

What ELSE does PEPY do?

Good question….. I realize that in so much of our writing, on our newsletter and blog, we focus on our main programs, yet there is always so much else going on in the outer spheres of PEPY, I even have a hard time keeping track of it all. I thought it might be nice to […]

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20 February 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Random tidbits about me, miscellaneously categorized info, and an unabashed plea

1) I now live in a Disney-esque tourist town: After three years in Phnom Penh, Cambodia’s chaotic, growing, seedy, dirty, real, thriving, alive, dichotomous, crowded, NGO-filled capital I now live in Siem Reap, the country’s largest tourist town due to it’s proximity to the most famous temple in the region, Angkor Wat. It’s a small […]

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10 February 2009 ~ 0 Comments

A scary dream

I had a dream last night that roles were reversed, that something bad happened to me and I was very poor, and I was waiting in line for handouts. I was dependent on others to give me food. I saw inefficiencies and problems, but I had to be quiet and wait my turn in case […]

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15 January 2009 ~ 0 Comments

10 places to avoid visiting

Costas Christ wrote a piece on National Geographic Adventure’s blog about 10 places to avoid visiting. He writes: “I am a firm believer that travel, no matter the destination, can be a powerful learning experience. In fact, some of my worst trips have been among the most interesting. They are the places I still tell […]

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