Around this time last year, I wrote a photo-blog listing my top ten experiences of the first year of my fellowship. This past week, I’ve been sentimental about how my second and final year of this fellowship is soon ending. The annual JDC Germany staff meeting, which took place this week in Germany on the gorgeous Swiss border, was a fantastic way to say goodbye to all the great women I’ve worked with in the past two years. We met with Alberto Senderey, the Executive Director of JDC Europe and enjoyed a great evening at Lilis together, where she served Russian specialties to the delight of our staff. They explained each dish to me (think mayonnaise, white fish, beets, cheese and more mayo!). At the end of the evening, I received a card signed by the whole staff and a beautiful gift.
In the spirit of saying adieu, here are the top ten of the last year: