Landing in Sarajevo, I was immediately welcomed to the community built by the American-Bosnian Collaboration (ABC) Project, including my host family. With such immediate support from all project partners, I was able to easily acclimate to my new environment, absorbing Bosnian history, culture and language from every direction, every day.
The Institute for European Studies in the Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies of Cornell University has selected Aleksandra Waledziak for the Summer Internship Fellowship, which will take place in June 2023 (remotely from Cornell) and July 2023 (on the ground in Sarajevo). Aleksandra will join our Peace Education Hub
American Bosnian Collaboration Project (ABC) brings together American students from William and Mary College (Williamsburg, Virginia, USA) and Bosnian students from the Faculty of Philosophy of the University in Sarajevo (Teacher Education Program, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina) to foster intercultural understanding and to work for social change for the youth