Elnura Osmonalieva ’99 Kyrgyz Film Director Putting International Education and Social Justice on the...

'Being a film director is physically and emotionally draining. You need to be brave and show your thoughts to the audience and take their...

FLEX Alumni in Kyrgyzstan Implement TechMothers Project

During the summer of 2017, FLEX alumni Zhibek Kamalbek kyzy ‘14 (Jalal-Abad Kyrgyzstan/Saint Olaf, IA), Sezim Zhenishbekova ‘15 (Naryn, Kyrgyzstan/Saranac, MI) and Atai...

Call For Applications: 2017 Central Asia Smart Storytelling FLEX-Ability Workshop

Workshop Dates  July 20-23, 2017 Location: Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. Theme: Smart Storytelling Deadline: June 16, 2017. 11:59 PM EST. Kindly apply via this online application. Cental Asia FLEX-Ability Program Description FLEX-Alumni Bringing...

Exchanges to Internship Program: Challenging Perceptions about Government Work in Kyrgyzstan

Funded by the U.S. Embassy in Kyrgyzstan and implemented by American Councils, the ‘Exchanges to Internships’ program (Etol) is currently in its fifth year....

GYSD Kyrgyzstan: Green Leaf

 Kanat Osmonov ’14 (Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan)Event Location: Bishkek$350 FLEX GYSD Grant Funding$480 cost share from: municipal organization ‘Tazalyk’, FLEX alumni volunteers   Kanat Osmonov’s project focused on...

Love at First Sight: Stories of Alumni Falling In Love With Their Host Communities...

The most exciting part of becoming an exchange student is getting to experience a different culture and meeting new people. Ever since the inception...

FLEX and YES Alumni Serve Their Communities on Global Youth Service Day

FLEX and YES alumni took on the Global Youth Service Day (GYSD) challenge this spring - organizing events in their communities and working with...

GYSD Kyrgyzstan: Youth Activism in Kadamjai

Nurgul Irisova '13 (Kadamjai, Kyrgyzstan)Event Location: Kadamjai, Kyrgyzstan$243 FLEX Alumni Grant Funding$258 cost share from: secondary school № 17, local and regional administration, American...

FLEX Alumni are International Education Week 2016

Annually, the FLEX Alumni community celebrates International Education Week through a variety of alumni activities.  International Education Week (IEW) is an opportunity to celebrate the...

Bermet Tursunkulova – Vice President at the AUCA

Bermet Tursunkulova ‘94 Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan / Frederick, MD Education: Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and International Law from International University of Kyrgyzstan (1998), Master of Arts...

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