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iEARN-Pakistan Alumni Support Relief Efforts in Pakistan

August, 26 2010

Read August 25th article, "Report from a Pashtun Teen: the Flood," from Sher Bano, a 17-year old Pashtun girl from Pakistan, who spent a year as an exchange student in Evanston, Illinois, as part of the Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Program

Sher has returned to Pakistan, and is a regular contributor on the New York Times blog series, "On the Ground," coordinated by journalist Nicholas D. Kristoff.

[Sher Bano, has previously blogged in the New York Times on her year in the U.S. (Report from a Pashtun Teen), and about issues related to freedom of speech ("Facebook Protests in Pakistan").]

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