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Certificate Program Awards Degrees

By admin | Dec 22, 2017 | Comments Off on Certificate Program Awards Degrees

The UAC-CP hosted a graduation ceremony on December 17, 2017, for graduates of the College’s two post-graduate certificate programs. The College awarded 15 certificates of completion to participants in the Coffee and Cocoa program and 50 certificates of completion to participants in the Higher Education Formation program. Both of the continuing education programs, which are…

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CPF Mourns Passing of Fr. Tom Garvey

By admin | Dec 19, 2017 | Comments Off on CPF Mourns Passing of Fr. Tom Garvey

Carmen Pampa Fund is saddened to share the news that Fr. Tom Garvey, a founding member of the College and Carmen Pampa Fund, passed away on Saturday, December 16th from complications of Alzheimer’s. Fr. Tom, affectionately called “Garv” by his friends, served for many years as a priest in the Twin Cities metro. His work…

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Women Entrepreneurs

By admin | Nov 20, 2017 | Comments Off on Women Entrepreneurs

On November 17th, 2017, two UAC-CP Education students attend the Women’s Entrepreneurship Day conference in La Paz. Lydia Barca and Tatiana Mejia were invited to present about women in rural communities in Bolivia. After the conference, they reflected on their experience, the presentations given by other guests lecturers, and the topics discussed regarding working women…

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UAC-CP Graduate Travels to St. Paul

By admin | Nov 18, 2017 | Comments Off on UAC-CP Graduate Travels to St. Paul

Graciel Quino recently defended her final thesis–a requirement for graduation at the UAC-CP. Following this major life achievement, Graciel traveled to St. Paul, Minnesota, on November 15th, 2017, where she is now participating in a teaching internship at Adams Spanish Immersion School. Graciel joins her UAC-CP classmate, Maria Luz Diaz, who is also participating in…

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CPF Donor Greg Nevers

By admin | Sep 13, 2017 | Comments Off on CPF Donor Greg Nevers

Why do you donate to Carmen Pampa Fund? I believe providing opportunities for education to those least able to afford it is a very effective way to begin to address some of the needs in Bolivia. Why do you choose to make regular, monthly donations? I give monthly partly for my own convenience and also…

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