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VIA 2015 Photo Contest Results!!

After the conclusion of our 2015 program year, participants looked back to reflect on their experiences and share some of their favorite memories. Thank you to everyone who submitted photos and to the wider VIA community for voting on your … Continue reading

Mindsets of a Global Changemaker: Insights from VIA Social Innovation Programs

Over the past 36 years, VIA’s experiential programs have provided a launchpad and support network for thousands of university students from Asia, bringing over 200-250 Asian students to Stanford annually. VIA’s experience in guiding participants on their learning journeys has highlighted three key mindsets that are the foundation of becoming a changemaker: discovering yourself, getting creative and taking the lead. Below is a glimpse of how VIA Programs foster these key mindsets.
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VIA Kicks-off 50th Anniversary Celebration in Tokyo: Inspires “Yes, And! Mindset” at Jan 19 Social Innovation Forum

On January 19, VIA kicked off its 50th year at Keio University in Tokyo with a spectacular array of practitioners and scholars, who led  a full day of presentations and workshops on education and community engagement available to a broad … Continue reading