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MDP Summer Practicum Blog - Amanda Hixon Monday, July 24, 2017 - 13:31

Evaluating the World Food Program in Cambodia

When trekking through some indigenous villages in Myanmar before officially beginning my practicum, I considered a question that I have been...

MDP faculty and alumni work on greening food deserts Friday, July 14, 2017 - 15:59

MDP faculty and alumni work on greening the food deserts of Tucson, Arizona

Arizona MDP professor Dr. Stephanie Buechler...
MDP Summer Practicum Blog - Deborah Dimmett Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 13:44

Working for Human Rights and Justice in Haiti

Haiti has long had a history of overcrowded prisons due in part to the overwhelming number of pretrial detainees. Inmates of the National...
MDP Summer Practicum Blog - Cecy Cuevas Friday, July 7, 2017 - 09:45

Confronting drought and climate change through solidarity and sustainability in Sabana Mula, Dominican Republic

As the MDP program allows you to pursue your passions in development, I...
MDP Summer Practicum Blog - Amanda Monroy Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 10:38

Courage, confidence, and character: Working with Girl Scouts of the USA on Public Policy and Advocacy

The great thing about the MDP program is that it allows you to pursue your passions...
MDP Summer Practicum Blog - Devin Crim Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 13:19

Planning in the Real World

I've been working for Pima County Development Services for a little over a month now and the wealth of experience and knowledge I’ve gained in this short time...