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Three Questions with Ndaba Mandela

Three Questions
April 1st, 2019

Co-Authored by Dr. Victoria J. Mora, President, United World College-USA

Ndaba Mandela was born with a daunting charge – to follow ...

Three Questions with Valerie Plame

News Three Questions
October 3rd, 2018
Image Credit: Craig Fritz for The New York Times

As a covert CIA agent, Valerie Plame dedicated her career to protecting ...

Three Questions with Hakim Bellamy

Three Questions
September 11th, 2018

Hakim Bellamy is a national and regional Poetry Slam Champion, an educator, author, and the inaugural Poet Laureate for the ...

Hitha Herzog

Three Questions
March 26th, 2018
All photos by Amy Pinard

A couple of years ago I was at my neighborhood nail salon, The Today ...

Yazmany Arboleda

Three Questions
November 20th, 2017

I had the great pleasure of meeting Colombian American Artist Yazmany Arboleda at the Abu Dhabi Culture Summit last April. ...

Smriti Keshari

Three Questions
October 23rd, 2017

Smriti Keshari is an Indian-American award-winning filmmaker, artist, and director. Her work explores untold stories beyond mainstream media. Her approach ...

Dario Robleto

Dario Robleto

Three Questions
August 31st, 2017

Houston-based artist Dario Robleto was recently described by Krista Tippett of as “famous for spinning and shaping unconventional materials ...

Sabine Choucair

Three Questions
August 8th, 2017

While attending the global leadership event CultureSummit Abu Dhabi this past April I was surprised to see a “professional clown” ...

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Nadim Samman

Three Questions
June 11th, 2017

In April I attended CultureSummit Abu Dhabi, an international summit hosted by Abu Dhabi Tourism, Foreign Policy Magazine, and The ...