Lukas Fried

Volunteer: Lukas Fried


Born in Manhattan on New Year's Day, 1987.

Lived in Brooklyn, New York until 1989.

Lived in Montclair, New Jersey from 1989 to 2005.

Liven in Northfield, Minnesota from 2005 to 2009 to study physics at Carleton College.

Graduated Carleton College in 2009.

Started serving as a secondary education volunteer in the Peace Corps in February 2010.

2010 - 2012

Contributions from Lukas Fried

  1. Uganda The Power of Pineapple

    "What can I do to motivate my students?" I think to myself, as I hastily pack my things one morning before heading to school. "They talk in class, they fail my tests, and even if I broke down and started caning them like the other teachers, they still wouldn't care about physics."   Then suddenly, a revelation: "I'll tempt them with food!"   Bag packed and sandals strapped on, I leave my house—a two-room shop stall at the heart of a rural trading center in weste...

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“Sunset at the Railroad” by PCV Nicholas Baylor Hall. Namibia, 2011.