A Day in the Life: Military School

— By Mackenzie Findlay — Welcome to SMAN 5 Palangkaraya – a military-style, boarding high school on the outskirts of a remote jungle city. My Fulbright ETA year has been a wild ride with an environmental disaster prompting multiple evacuations to the unique experience of teaching and living at a military school. When I was…

Monthly Highlights: September-October 2015

Each month, current ETAs are asked to share highlights of their activities at their sites. This month features ETAs from Group 1, located in Sumatra, Bangka, and Central Java. What follows is a sampling of how they got involved in their communities during the first full month at their sites. Magelang, Central Java, 1 September…