As this fellowship, I supposedly lived only in one city during one-month placement. But I am very fortunate to have a chance to stay on the second city (Corvallis) and third city to attend "Urbanism Next Conference 2019" which held on May 7-9, 2019 in Portland. The conference theme focuses on "How Technology shapes our … Continue reading Keep Portland weird!
My very first week working in City of Albany has gone by so fast and completed with a lot of activities as following diary: A first glance of Albany & Corvallis 29.05.2019 David gave us a tour in Albany City Hall. It was a two-storey building decorated with a lot of artworks from communities. We … Continue reading One step closer towards sustainable Albany
On Saturday, I and Juby, my fellow friend from Philippines, travelled to Albany, Oregon, which is the farthest host placement city in this program. After taking almost 6 hours flight, we finally arrived at Portland international aitport. David, our host family, and his children picked up us with the warm welcome. He drove us to … Continue reading A weekend well spent in Albany 🌸
As the aforementioned quote from "Mahatma Gandhi", I believe that when you are serving others, you will learn about yourself in the process. The true core of a person is the part that is not selfish and which works for others. This is the reason why I decided to apply YSEALI pro fellows. I believe … Continue reading The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others