Posted on March 10, 2018 by Melissa Golden

Resilience, Creativity, and Community in Tohoku

Since 2015, VIA has collaborated with Stanford University’s Haas Center for Public Service and Rikkyo University to bring US and Japanese university students to Rikuzentakata. This community is located in the Tohoku region of Japan, and was devastated by the

Posted on February 7, 2018 by Erik Hammarlund, VIA Indonesia Fellow

SUNY Students Explore Art & Social Movements in Indonesia

Erik Hammarlund, current VIA fellow posted in Jogjakarta, shares his experience assisting with the Art & Social Movements Program. ​Last week, I had the opportunity to join up with one of VIA Indonesia’s January programs, the “Art and Social Movements”

Posted on December 20, 2017 by Melissa Golden

Introducing the Exploring Health Care (EHC) Program Special Theme: Natural Disasters & Health Care

Lina Yamashita, VIA Medical Programs Director The hurricanes that struck Houston, Texas in late August and the Florida Keys and Puerto Rico in September. The fires that have ravaged Northern California (Napa, Santa Rosa) in October, and now Southern California

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