Tag: islc2019

Capturing moments

β€œIt is when you leave home to participate in an international mission that you get to really experience the connection with this incredible group of talented people from all over the world,” said Carlos Rueda. (Photo courtesy of Carlos Rueda) By Sol Sanchez, ISLC 2019 media intern Rolling up the sleeve of his Operation Smile [...]
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Turn Adversity into Adventure

Editor's note: The theme of the 2019 International Student Leadership Conference is "Chaos: Discovering adventure in adversity." Chaos, adventure, adversity β€” they're all pretty abstract ideas that mean different things to different people. To help make these ideas more concrete, more real, we've written up this list of ways volunteers like you have turned a [...]
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Paige Rooney Runs for a Reason

Paige Rooney receives the Making a Difference Student Award from Operation Smile Co-Founders Dr. Bill Magee and Kathy Magee during the organization's Next conference in 2018. Final Mile: Paige Rooney Runs for a Reason From an early age, a devoted and determined Paige has fundraised around the Operation Smile Final Mile to help others who [...]
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