My Rural Childhood Life

by George Dong One day, my mom and I were arranging firewood beside a creek. All of a sudden, a pig came rushing down, with shrill screaming, from halfway up the mountain. We frightenedly looked in the direction of the sound. “Look, a wolf.” my mom shouted with a finger pointing at the mountain. “Where?” [...]

My Experience Looking for a Job as an Immigrant Educated Abroad

by Irene Contreras Irene (second from right) with fellow IPP graduates. In January I started the International Professionals Program (also known as IPP). Even though I have work experience, university degrees and full work authorization without need future sponsorship, it has been hard for me finding a job in my field. After three years in [...]