Tibet http://www.kplu.org en A graduate's journey from rural Tibet to Ingraham High School http://www.kplu.org/post/graduates-journey-rural-tibet-ingraham-high-school <p>You might say the Dalai Lama was his guidance counselor.</p><p>When Choega Thundrup dons his cap and gown Friday, it will be thanks to the spiritual leader who set him on his path, and people who risked their lives to help him get there.</p><p> Thu, 14 Jun 2012 12:00:00 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 5270 at http://www.kplu.org A graduate's journey from rural Tibet to Ingraham High School Local Tibetans call for more attention to conflict with China http://www.kplu.org/post/local-tibetans-call-more-attention-conflict-china <p>To mark the start of the Tibetan New Year, Losar, some of Seattle&rsquo;s Tibetan community demonstrated downtown against China with colorful flags, angry chants and coffins.</p><p>&ldquo;The situation in Tibet right now is very, very bad,&rdquo; said Jampa Jorkhang, president of <a href="http://www.washingtontibet.org/TAW/" target="_blank">Tibetan Association of Washington</a> and one of the organizers of the protest yesterday.</p><p><a href="http://humanosphere.kplu.org/2012/02/local-tibetans-call-for-more-attention-to-conflict-with-china/"><strong>Read more on Humanosphere.</strong></a></p><p> Thu, 23 Feb 2012 21:55:47 +0000 Tom Paulson 4234 at http://www.kplu.org Local Tibetans call for more attention to conflict with China