The AUCA Outdoor Club had its first expedition
This past weekend AUCA's newest club, the AUCA Outdoor Club, had its first ever expedition – and what an expedition it was! Lead by two of this summer’s Eco Leadership Program (ELP) Alumni, students from the AUCA Outdoor Club attended the Trekking Union of Kyrgyzstan’s annual ‘Meeting of the Tourists’ in Kegeti Gorge to show off their Outdoor Skills and compete in trekking and camping competitions against students from four other Bishkek Universities.
Malika Kanatbek kyzy: “Dreams can come true if you really work hard to reach them”
Malika Kanatbek kyzy is a junior in the Journalism and Mass Communications Department (JMC) at AUCA. She had an internship at the US Embassy in Bishkek, participated in the Youth for Human Rights International Summit (YHRI) at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City, and started her exchange semester at Bard College in the US. Malika shared her thoughts and experience with us.
The USAID Business Growth Initiative project rewards Student Volunteers for conducting A Tourism Survey at the World Nomad Games 2016.
On September 19, 2016, the USAID Business Growth Initiative (BGI) project met with student volunteers who conducted a survey at the World Nomad Games to congratulate them on their initiative and hard work.