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Tips For Your First Year

by Amy Young on August 17, 2018

And now I will state the obvious: your first year is memorable. Whether you’re a TCK going to the field as an adult or this is your first time to live on foreign soil longer than a summer project, you will remember your first forever. Here is a bonus tip from my first year: do […]

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Making Friends With Short Term Workers

by Elizabeth Trotter on August 25, 2014

Our family and two of "our girls," at some of the only green space in the city.

This is the time of year when summer interns head back “home.” The time when short term teams taper off, and kids go back to school. The time when life on the field supposedly returns to “normal.” So as summer winds down, I want to take some time to honor the short term workers who have touched my life over the past few years. I […]

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