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A Tibetan Student Wins Prestigious Truman Scholarship

  Tenzin Seldon, a junior at Stanford University and a first generation Tibetan American, has been announced as one of the winners of the prestigious Truman Scholarship. The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation announced that 60 students from 54 US colleges and universities were selected as 2011 Truman Scholars. The …

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The Final Outcome of the 11th Session of the 14th Tibetan Parliament

  Monday, 28 March 2011 DHARAMSALA, In his message to the 11th Session of the 14th Assembly of the Tibetan People’s Deputies, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, presenting a letter based on sound reason and Tibet’s history and reality, said “… amendments to the Charter on this occasion must conform …

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Representative Meets with Tibetan Communities in San Francisco and Minnesota

New York–On Sunday afternoon on March 13th, Representative Lobsang Nyandak met with the members of the Tibetan Association of Northern California at their new community center in Richmond. President Kaydor Aukatsang introduced Mr. Nyandak to the community and announced a brief Q&A session after the talk. Representative Mr. Nyandak focused …

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Friendship In Exile: Vietnamese & Tibetan Event in San Jose

NEW YORK, MARCH 18TH: On Saturday March 12th, there was an unusual event at TA Vietnamese restaurant in San Jose, California. It was the first ever Vietnamese-Tibetan event, a special dinner and concert organised by Mrs. Bickieu Pham, a member of the Vietnamese community, with the support of the Office …

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A Monk Sets himself on Fire; a fresh Protest sparks in Tibet

DHARAMSHALA, MARCH 17TH: A monk of Kirti monastery in Ngaba county in northeastern Tibet set himself on fire yesterday (16 March) in remembrance of those Tibetans killed in the Chinese government’s brutal crackdown in the region on that day in 2008, monks at Kirti monastery in Dharamsala said quoting eye-witnesses …

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March 10 Observed in Latin America

New York, March 11, 2011—The 52nd anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising Day was marked with a series of events in Latin America. In Morelia, Mexico, the anniversary was marked with the screening of a series of films on Tibet from March 8th to 10th.  The films include Dreaming of …

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North American Tibetan Associations Conference Concludes Successfully

The 11th North American Tibetan Associations conference concluded successfully on February 27th. The two-day conference took place at the Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel in Flushing, NY, on Saturday, February 26th and Sunday, February 27. The conference organized by the Office of Tibet was attended by the delegates from 25 Tibetan …

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