A History of Exchange, A Future of Innovation

November 2017

Karin Olofsdotter, Sweden’s new Ambassador to the United States, discusses the historical bond between countries, advances in trucking infrastructure, and creating an inclusive global labor market.  Why is the relationship between Sweden and America so strong and important? Next year, it will have been exactly 200 years since the first American diplomat was posted in …

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The Challenge of Branding a Life-Threatening Disease

September 2014

Can mitochondrial disease go mainstream? As the summer of the ALS ice-bucket challenge draws to a close, a much quieter campaign has begun for another rare disease. Mitochondrial Disease Awareness Week finished earlier this month with barely a mention in the global media. But, while millions of gallons of water poured over celebrity heads raised …

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Cultivating Space: Andean Wisdom in Modern Life

November 2013

“One must relish the taste of the rains, listen to the corn growing, observe the colour of the winds – feeling onself at all times accompanied by our deceased ancestors. The nurturing of the chacra is the heart of the Andean culture which, if not the only activity carried out by the peasants, is the …

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Guide to Portland, Oregon’s NE Alberta Street

November 2013

Though it’s not far from the center of the city, the feeling of Alberta is undoubtedly removed. It’s about community always, family often. Sure people come from all over the city to check out the bars, shops, and restaurants on this strip, but do the residents of this little enclave ever leave? And if not, …

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Jackson Hole: A Comprehensive Guide to Jackson and the Grand Tetons

November 2013

Synopsis: Jackson was once a frontier of the American West. Today it buzzes with trendy restaurants, art galleries and cowboy nostalgia set amidst striking natural beauty and abundant wildlife. In this comprehensive guide, learn about the best of Jackson, including outdoor activities, shopping and dining, and the incredible landscape of the Grand Tetons. (Source)

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