25 GYSD Projects by FLEX Alumni 2004-2018

As FLEX celebrates the 25th anniversary of the program, we also celebrate the 15th anniversary of FLEX alumni organizing amazing Global Youth Service Day...

The Value of Networking: Professional Development Workshop in Turkmenistan

Lyubov Lakomova ‘06 (Mary, Turkmenistan/ Palestine, TX) organized an intensive professional development workshop entitled “The Value of Networking” for 43 American Corner visitors in...

Building Bridges between America and Turkmenistan: International Arts and Crafts Project

For over a year, FLEX alumni in Turkmenabat, Turkmenistan have been running an international art project that aims at fulfilling the main goal of...

FLEX Alumni from Turkmenistan Implement Toastmasters International Project

From January to May 2018, Selbi Veliyeva ’16 (Mary, Turkmenistan/ Dinuba, CA) led the Toastmasters International Project at the Mary American Corner (MAC) in...

FLEX Alumni Lead Women’s History Month Celebration in Turkmenistan

On March 5 and 12, FLEX alumna Aylar Mammetmyradova ’12 (Ashgabat, Turkmenistan/ Tijeras, NM) hosted a Women’s History Month Workshop for 41 visitors of...

FLEX Alumni in Turkmenistan Contribute to International Education Week

Every year, FLEX alumni in Turkmenistan organize and participate in a series of events to celebrate International Education Week (IEW). This year, alumni activities...

FLEX Alumni in Turkmenistan Introduce the 3Rs to Communities across the Country on Earth...

FLEX Alumni in Turkmenistan organized a country-wide project to celebrate Global Youth Service Day (GYSD) and Earth Day.  Working with 130 children, students, and...

American Culture Oasis in Mary, Turkmenistan

In the middle of the Karakum Desert in Turkmenistan lies an oasis where the city of Mary is located. And in Mary, just like...

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...

Film Producer Akmyrat Tuyliyev ’08 ‘I want to go beyond entertainment’

Borders are drawn by politicians but human beings live on this planet together. We should collaborate and do creative work across continents. Let's represent...