Abukar Adan ’17, is from Portland, Maine, and works as an editorial assistant at Colby Magazine. A government major and education double major, he aspires to contribute to the discourses on social issues through journalism and documentary film-making. He is also a blogger for the Huffington Post. This summer he will be an intern with Maine Public Broadcasting.
As we drove towards the outskirts of Kathmandu for our rural excursion, the landscape began to change. The roadside litter and the pollution of the capital city transformed into striking green rice fields under a perfectly blue sky. In the distance workers tended their crops, which stretched into the vista of rolling hills. The scene…Read more