PEPY news

PEPY Students Explain Value of Cross-Cultural Exchange

Friday, 29 June 2018
by Kaia Smith
From June 11th-15th, PEPY welcomed students from TASIS (The American School in Switzerland) for an exchange program full of dancing, teaching, food tasting, photo taking, and friendship making. But the most enriching lessons came from the conversations students had and . . . Read More.

How PEPY’s Dream Program Fosters Mental and Practical Preparedness for Success

Monday, 11 June 2018
by Kaia Smith
As part of PEPY’s mission to connect young Cambodians to the inspirations, skills, and opportunities to reach their potential, staff organize regular Skills Fairs and Sharing Events for Dream Management Class and Scholarship students. At these events, participants get to . . . Read More.

PEPY’s Commitment to Achieving Sustainable Development Goals

Tuesday, 29 May 2018
by Kimsru Duth
Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is a global initiative aims to achieve 17 common universal goals for all countries around the world. The United Nations urges all stakeholders including governments, non-governmental and private organizations take parts in making the 17 ambitious . . . Read More.

Meet Sokhom, a Student Determined to Succeed, Who Has Changed Her Mother’s Views on Education

Tuesday, 22 May 2018
by Kaia Smith
Sokhom Nort, aged 19, is a PEPY Scholarship student studying Electrotechnics at the Regional Polytechnic Institute Techo Sen Siem Reap. “It’s what I have always wanted to do because our country is in need of skilled electrical workers,” she explains. . . . Read More.

Cambodia-Ireland Exchange 2018: Sharing Culture, Knowledge, and Gratitude

Friday, 27 April 2018
by Kaia Smith
This year’s Cambodia-Ireland Exchange was fruitful for PEPY’s ambassadors, who experienced life in Ireland and Europe for the first time, including a much different educational system, as well as for the Irish students, staff, and host families who got to . . . Read More.

Student Exchange Program Teaches Students New Artistic, Communicational, Cultural Skills

Monday, 09 April 2018
by Channa Kev
At the end of March, 11 PEPY Scholarship students and 11 Packer Collegiate Institute students from Brooklyn participated in a four-day exchange program together in Siem Reap. The objectives of the program were to learn and share about each other’s . . . Read More.