Episode 9 – The Human Hot Pot

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-iy3us-aab65b Chris and Brice explore the adventure of living abroad and some efficient ways to make soup. We have a conversation with TCK and international relations graduate Andrea Carrascosa about what it's like to grow up a Guatemalan in Germany. We also touch on the impact of YouthCompass and Project Compassion. 

Podcast Update!

The first two episodes have been published and can be listened to on iTunes, Spotify, Google Play or with the player in the upper right of this site. You can find more info on Countrymenpod.com. We've already had hundreds of listens and great feedback! ...Thanks for listening!

Podcast Announcement!

I wanted to announce that I'll be joining Chris O'Shaughnessy for the Countrymen Podcast! You can subscribe on iTunes, click the menu above and navigate to the Podcast Page or listen below. Subscriptions help the podcast reach a larger audience and are much appreciated! Now you'll find a two-minute preview and the first episode will be …

Standing along the shore.

All along Lake Geneva ships come and go from small ports carrying passengers, mostly tourists, from town to town. People who are exploring and only stopping through briefly. Geneva has long been a global hub for diplomacy, banking, and international organizations. It is one of the most diverse cities in the world with representation from …

WWRW: Taking Away the Phones Won’t Solve Our Teenagers’ Problems

Students moving into a new culture have added layers of anxiety and the retreat to electronic devices can be substantial. In addition many expat parents, in an effort to keep the peace and "help" their teens deal with the move don't maintain strong boundaries with devices, curfews etc. The week's "What We're reading Wednesday" article …