[nabs-l] Rhodes scholars with disabilities
sarah.jevnikar at gmail.com
Thu Oct 5 15:13:29 UTC 2017
Firstly, congratulations! This is quite the accomplishment already.
As for contacting the subject of the NYT article or similar, you could try
looking him up on LinkedIn or Facebook. I've had sighted people look me up
that way to discuss mainstream scholarships so it's not that uncommon. It'll
be a good example of using your available resources should that come up in
an interview and is great networking prep for your future job search.
I found a few students through Google - do you necessarily need them to be
From: NABS-L [mailto:nabs-l-bounces at nfbnet.org] On Behalf Of Miso Kwak via
Sent: October 5, 2017 2:30 AM
To: Rahul Bajaj
Cc: Miso Kwak; National Association of Blind Students mailing list
Subject: Re: [nabs-l] Rhodes scholars with disabilities
Perhaps you can write to New York Times, the school he attended prior to
Oxford, or the Rhodes Scholarship program itself to get connected with him.
On 10/4/17, Rahul Bajaj <rahul.bajaj1038 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Yes, I have read it too and also quoted him in my interview.
> Would be great if someone could put me in touch with him.
> On 05/10/2017, Miso Kwak <misokwak12 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I have read this article a little while back. I don't know him
>> personally but wanted to share this anyways.
>> Best of luck!!
>> On 10/4/17, Rahul Bajaj via NABS-L <nabs-l at nfbnet.org> wrote:
>>> Hi Everyone,
>>> I hope this message finds you well. I applied for the Rhodes
>>> Scholarship this year and have been shortlisted for the final round.
>>> I'd be very grateful if anyone here could put me in touch with any
>>> Rhodes scholars with disabilities whom you may know. I'd like to
>>> connect with them to find out what kinds of reasonable
>>> accommodations they obtained from the Rhodes Trust at Oxford.
>>> Sent from my iPhone
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>> Miso Kwak
>> University of California, Los Angeles | 2017 Psychology B.A. |
>> Education Studies Minor | Disability Studies Minor
>> (909) 660-1897
University of California, Los Angeles | 2017 Psychology B.A. | Education
Studies Minor | Disability Studies Minor
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