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Laos Students return!

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Posted by Marty Miller-Crispe about 13 years ago

HEPA FFS Students from Laos return after a short break for Laos New Year

After presenting their reports on what they had learnt for the past year the students from Lao headed back to their home villages to celebrate the Laos New Year. 

A team from HEPA including Eva Saldaña Buenache, Joni Chan, Dave Bauer, and Robert Gray went with the students to learn more about their village life and to help the students prepare for their second year projects, as well as participate in the new year festivities.

Laos new year means lots of throwing water and flour at anyone who passes by, so if you are afraid of getting wet don't go to Laos for new year!

After a three week break most of the students returned to HEPA to continue their studies for their second year.  Unfortunately due to harsh conditions for some of the families not all students could return.  We hope that they can come back in the future but for now family concerns take priority.

The returning students kicked off their return with a welcom back party, and are already working on their individual projects for the year.  Welcome back!


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