Fulbright Scholar Returns from An Najah University

Dr. Deborah Young, Early Childhood Education expert, received Fulbright to An Najah University, visited Nablus in October 2015   Dr. Young’s interview with KGNU radio in Boulder is available here. Following is an excerpt from a report about her first week of work: The work with An Najah, I am loving.

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Yoga in the West Bank

Yoga training now underway in Ramallah. Several women yoga teachers and male and female counselors from Nablus are in attendance. The teachers whom were trained in Boulder in 2014 are certified in the Calming Kids program and are teaching kids in Nablus and E. Jerusalem, with great results and requests

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Spring Yoga in Palestine

A message from Rob Schware, the executive director of Give Back Yoga: The first dedicated yoga studios in the West Bank are named Farashe, or “butterfly” in Arabic. The name reflects the founders’ hope for yoga’s transformational effect on residents, whose daily stresses include commuting through military checkpoints, unstable employment,

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Asira Senior Center

The Boulder Nablus Sister City Project is proud to provide furniture to this future site of the Asira Senior Center.       See the Center’s progress: A message from Adnan:  

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