In support of the project from the beginning, Alex traveled to Myanmar to help out during the summer implementation. Austrian by birth, Alex considers himself a world citizen and regularly travels. He is successfully juggling English, Italian, and Computer Science at the University of Vienna. A nature lover, he can be regularly found outdoors. His interests include the environment, business, and languages.
Reese and Dou are both part of iHouse, a living-learning community at MIT focused on international development. Our project makes an appearance on the site here: http://ihouse.mit.edu/projects.
LINC Myanmar joined this student project competition, but unfortunately we proved to be ineligible due to a technicality of the project location's political connection with the US. Although the sanctions placed on Myanmar have no effect on our project, MIT refused to sponsor the project.
Here is our first pitch in the contest:
Subtitles are available.