Siri Deva Kaur, Class of 2011

Siri Deva Kaur graduated from MPA in 2011. Originally from Mexico, she completed her Bachelors of Product and Transport Design from the Istituto Europeo di Design in Barcelona this past June. In August she brought her younger brother Dharampal Singh to start his first year at MPA. Since then, she’s been travelling around India and enjoying a break before starting the …

Hans Werner – Class of 2016

Hans Werner graduated in 2016 after attending MPA for three years. After graduating he spent some time figuring out his next step knowing that he wanted to pursue art in a way where he could work on big projects that involved collaboration with a lot of people. In October 2017 he started a five year program studying costume and set …

Rishi Parbhaat Singh Khalsa, Class of 2007

Rishi Parbhaat Singh Khalsa is a graduate of Miri Piri Academy. He was visiting MPA at the start of the school year and joined us for our initiation trip to Anandpur Sahib. I sat down to speak with Rishi about what he’s been up to since graduating from MPA and how he feels his time at MPA has impacted his …

Gobind Singh, Class of 2011

Gobind Singh is an alumni who visited MPA earlier this month, while leading a yatra. Here’s what he had to say when we caught up: I graduated from MPA in 2011 after attending for six years. After I graduated, I wanted to get some work experience before I went back to school. I started teaching English, working in the office …

Guruprakash Kaur, Class of 1997

After I graduated I went to the University of New Mexico and right now I am working as the Fund Development Director for Sikh Dharma International. My husband, Guru Darbar Singh, is an alumni with a Bachelors in Business from College of Santa Fe, and is a Software Support Specialist for Akal Security. He is involved in regular langar seva for …

Hari Amrit Kaur, Class of 1999

I graduated in 1999 and then went on to The College of Santa Fe for a B.A. in International Business Management in 2003, attended the Summer Institute for Global Justice, Utrecht, Netherlands in 2005 and then attended the School of Law at Washington University to get my J.D. in 2007. I am a Partner/Shareholder and Director at Keleher & McLeod, P.A., one …

Boxing with Maninder, Class of 2009

MPA Alumni, Maninder Singh, is finishing up his dental degree in nearby Chandigarh; he visits the school periodically. This week he led two boxing classes; one for the boys on Monday and another for the girls on Wednesday. Maninder is well versed in boxing. He has been training for seven years and participating in boxing matches for five. Here’s a look …

Waheguru Kaur, Class of 2008

The first six years of post-MPA life were especially challenging for me. I’m the type of person who really enjoys having a clear purpose and goals I’m working towards. After MPA I spent 10 months in Rome as an Au Pair studying Italian. Following that, I moved to the U.S. and began a five-year experience in undergraduate education. I attended two community colleges over …

Dhianjot Megalli, Class of 2009

Dhianjot Singh attended MPA for grades 10, 11 and 12. He graduated in 2009. In August 2011 he came back to MPA to work as a staff member for three years as a Mukhia Jethadar. Japjeet: What have you been up to since you left MPA? Dhianjot: After MPA I got my emergency medical technician, my EMT, the first level …

Hargobind Singh, Class of 2006

Hargobind Singh went to school in India from 1996 to 2006, starting at D Block and moving over to Miri Piri Academy when classes started there. After he graduated he worked for MPA for four years as the assistant to the Spiritual Life Director. In that capacity he led PT, Siri Singh Sahib studies, coached sports, gatka, organized nagar kirtan …