IYLA USA 2014: August 14th

Martin Luther King Memorial

Martin Luther King Memorial

We aspire for the audacity to lead in innovative and unprecedented ways.

Martin Luther King Memorial

Martin Luther King Memorial

We each chose our favorite quote and how it portrays moral and innovative leadership

Lincoln Memorial

Lincoln Memorial

Lincoln Memorial

Lincoln Memorial

From Mongolia to the US!

Lincoln Memorial

Lincoln Memorial

From Pakistan to the USA

Lincoln Memorial

Lincoln Memorial

Friends from both sides of the globe

Lincoln Memorial

Lincoln Memorial

With ZhiYuan Liu, Taimanda Shalhona, Suffian Hamzah and Udesh Chaskar

Washington Monument + WWII Memorial

Washington Monument + WWII Memorial

With J Nicole Simpson and Brian Poe Llamanzares

White House

White House

With James Poon, Zorigtbaatar Chuarashi and Taimanda Shalhona

OAS

OAS

OAS hosts representatives of the complete Americas, the entire Western hemisphere

OAS

OAS

"You've earned being here. Make use of it. Networking with leaders from other countries has value." -Ambassador of Belize, Mr. Mendez

Embassy of Saudi Arabia

Embassy of Saudi Arabia

We look like a Saudi family of many ethnicities

Embassy of Saudi Arabia

Embassy of Saudi Arabia

Men's traditional and modern clothing - not much has changed!

Embassy of Saudi Arabia

Embassy of Saudi Arabia

Bright colored decorations were inspired by the coral reefs along the west coast of the country

Embassy of Saudi Arabia

Embassy of Saudi Arabia

Saudi women's traditional dress - long sleeves allow a cooling effect

Embassy of Saudi Arabia

Embassy of Saudi Arabia

Learning the culture and history of the home of Mecca

Embassy of Saudi Arabia

Embassy of Saudi Arabia

Preethi Rajaguru with the Embassy officers

Jefferson Memorial

Jefferson Memorial

Group picture

OAS

OAS

OAS

OAS

With Udesh Chaskar

OAS

OAS

The Ambassador of Paraguay welcomed us to the OAS and encouraged us to take advantage of the precious opportunity provided in our program

OAS

OAS

"Take ownership over the world. Take power of your creativity. You have the key to solve the persistent issues the older generation could not solve. You have an uncontaminated mind." -Ambassador of Belize, Mr. Mendez

OAS

OAS

Lunch hosted by the Organization of American States