Tags > Tania Luna

Stories for "Tania Luna"

Global Issues

Why my family left: Tania Luna reflects on the babushkas who stayed behind in ChernobylWhy my family left: Tania Luna reflects on the babushkas who stayed behind in Chernobyl

Posted By TED Guest Author

In the aftermath of the Chernobyl disaster, 350,000 people were presented with the heart-rending decision: to stay in their homes and risk exposure to radiation, or to uproot their lives and move away. The overwhelming majority left. But in today’s powerful talk, Holly Morris introduces us to a group of elderly women who returned to […]

Q&A

How I welcomed surprise and became a “millionaire”: Q&A with Tania LunaHow I welcomed surprise and became a “millionaire”: Q&A with Tania Luna

Posted By Larissa Green

Tania Luna, the CEO of SurpriseIndustries.com and a psychology instructor at Hunter College in New York, came to the United States as a 6-year-old immigrant from Ukraine. While she and her family thought that they were staying at a hotel when they first arrived in New York, upon returning years later, they discovered that it […]