Category: Stories

IPSS Spotlight: Aricquel Payne, Six Square

Aricquel Payne is a current MPA student, completing her IPSS practicum at Six Square, Austin’s Black Cultural District, in Austin, Texas. Originally from Woodbridge, VA, she received a degree in International Relations with a minor in Spanish at Lynchburg College, Lynchburg, VA. Before attending MIIS, Aricquel taught English to first graders in the Dominican Republic […]

A House of Beautiful Business

Heading to Lisbon had never been on my personal map, but as soon as Girls in Tech invited me to the “House of Beautiful Business” it only took one look outside at the rain in Cambridge to convince me to pack up my bags and go. I was on a mission to dis…

Eiad Alhamed – Have Fun with It! (Arabic, English)

Story taken from interview with Eiad, MBA & MA International Policy & Development, ’18; Written by K.Throgmorton Eiad talks about learning English almost by accident. While his father was teaching his sisters with textbooks and CD programs, Eia…

Pour Chatman

Meow. Et je te marque aussi. Je sens : je suis très drôle.

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