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The Sky's the Limit for the Women of Barefoot College

Preview: Season 14

Welcome to India's Barefoot College, founded by Bunker Roy to provide rural women living in poverty with an education that empowers them to make their communities self-reliant and sustainable. Follow the story of Rafea — a 30-year-old Jordanian mother of four — who is traveling outside of her village for the first time to attend Barefoot's solar engineering program.

Aired: 11/05/12

Rating: TV-PG

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