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AUA Mosaic Fellowship recipient Heather Saenz is spending a year in Oman, working with Omani youth through AMIDEAST and AIESEC. Heather’s work with an English language learning program was the subject of an article this month from the Omani News Agency. Representatives from the U.S. embassy, as well as the Omani Education Ministry were on hand for the launch of the 2012 program, which will provide language instruction to 320 students from various schools in Oman. Here are some pics from the event.