Rebecca Harshbarger is an American who has lived in Uganda, a place she calls her second home. Her first trip to Uganda was as a foreign exchange student. Since then, she has been back several times, worked in Uganda, and presently has a website for Ugandans Abroad.
In this video, she tells the story of a Ugandan young man that she’s putting through college. It was shot in 2008 when she was a graduate student at the City University of New York’s school of journalism.