Author: Farouk Kayondo
2012 WPI FellowUganda
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by Farouk Kayondo | Sep 23, 2012 | UncategorizedGround Zero: One of the twin towers stood here Twin towers once stood on this site A symbol of America’s financial might But on September 11th 2001 Ground Zero: One of the twin towers stood here Twin towers once stood on this site...
by Farouk Kayondo | Sep 9, 2012 | Uncategorized
by Farouk Kayondo | Sep 4, 2012 | UncategorizedI had got accustomed to life in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul. The warm hospitality, the nice summer weather, an occasional ice cream cone at Izzy’s, pizza at Davani’s, shopping at Super America or the nearest Target, hanging out with my host families,...
by Farouk Kayondo | Aug 28, 2012 | UncategorizedThis is my first visit to the US. Everything I knew about this country was what I saw on television or what I read in books. But thanks to the World Press Institute fellowship, I have the opportunity to see it first-hand. Before I came here, I stereotyped Americans as...
Recent blog posts
Commissioner @ThommyPetersen joins @MNFarmersUnion Pres. Gary Wertish and @StarTribune @adambelz on a panel talking ag to a group of journalists from around the world. They are visiting MN & @mnstatefair for the @worldpressinst Great to share #MNag with visitors across the globe
We are happy to announce the selection of the 2019 World Press Institute (WPI) fellows! Read more about the 2019 WPI Fellows and view their photos here: https://t.co/PEepuQI8Lu
Happy Holidays from WPI! If you are a foreign journalist looking to immerse yourself in the governance, politics, business, media, journalistic ethics and culture of the US, we are now accepting applications for our 2019 fellowship program: https://t.co/UuT18UAzyw.